Fragment of turban

Indian
17th–18th century


Object Place: Rajasthan or Gwalior, India

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 19cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/2in.)

Accession Number

21.1726

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cream colored cotton gauze on which is a design of alternating stripes ornamented with leaves and diagonal lines, printed with pale neutral violet and gold.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund