Fragments from a woman's wrapper (sari)

Indian (Maharashtra)
18th century


Object Place: Maharashtra, India

Dimensions

165 x 85 cm (64 15/16 x 33 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.162

Medium or Technique

Gold metallic plain weave with tapestry woven borders

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two pallu sections of saris have been sewn together. Two ends are identical–gold pallu framed with narrow tapestry weave border with a blue, green, orange, and red floral meandering vine.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 3, 1927

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection