Fragment of embroidered cotton

Indian (Punjabi)
early 20th century


Object Place: Punjab, India

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 141cm (10 5/8 x 55 1/2in.)

Accession Number

1987.335

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave embroidered with silk, pieced

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of pieced, natural plain-weave cotton with design of rose-colored lozenges or stylized flowers with light green stems embroidered with silk floss threads.

Provenance

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior to the MFA, June 24, 1987

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior