Fragment of cotton

Indian (found in a coptic grave)
17th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 41 x 67cm (16 1/8 x 26 3/8in.)

Accession Number

15.364

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed or resist-dyed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of printed or resist-dyed plain-weave cotton with design of repeating rows of small flower sprigs on a dark blue ground and border on one edge with design of row of dark blue flowers on a natural ecru ground.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 30, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection