Fragment of turban

Indian
17th–18th century


Object Place: Rajasthan or Gwalior, India

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 20cm (3 9/16 x 7 7/8in.)

Accession Number

21.1733

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark green cotton gauze with a design of flowers and waving feathery lines printed with gold and brown. Much worn and torn.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund