Fragment of prayer-rug (Jainumaz)

Printed cotton

Indian
19th century


Object Place: Mysore, India

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 66.3cm (18 1/8 x 26 1/8in.)

Accession Number

89.471

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; block printed; hand painted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Printed cotton fragment with partial center and borders. Center has yellow and red flowers with green leaves and stems outlined with narrow red and yellow floral border and a larger (wider) border with small flowering trees in small pots framed with yellow and black geometric bands.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)