Length of printed cotton

Indian
17th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall (FLW): 54 x 109 cm (21 1/4 x 42 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.369

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed, applied gold paste

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of cream-white plain-weave cotton with overall repeating design of small floral sprays, printed with green, red, and gold; crosswise border on each end has undulating vine bearing lilies printed with violet, reddish-orange, green and gold; narrow band of chevron pattern in green and gold on either side of border.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, July 19, 1928

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund