Length of printed cotton

Indian for Siamese market
about 1850


Dimensions

100 x 118 cm (39 3/8 x 46 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.41

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of red plain-weave cotton cloth with overall design consisting of a small stylized figure enclosed in a diamond lattice printed in blue, yellow and green, outlined with white, on a red ground; along one edge is a narrow border with a green ground and an outer border on a red ground; second piece made duplicate. (made in Masulipatan for Siamese market)

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA on January 8, 1925

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund