Length of cotton muslin (tanda jamdani)

Indian (Deccan or Uttar Pradesh)


Object Place: Benares, Uttar Pradesh, India

Dimensions

Overall: 108 x 86cm (42 1/2 x 33 7/8in.)

Accession Number

32.10

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton continuous and discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of fine white cotton muslin with overall repeating floral motif in white cotton continuous and discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts (jamdani); selvedge on one side.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, January 11, 1932

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund