Length of silk

Southeast Asian
late 19th century


Dimensions

215.3 x 87.2 cm (84 3/4 x 34 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.986

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk continuous and discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of silk with design of overall floral lozenge pattern in gold on a purple ground; length-wise borders of zig-zag and goemetric motifs Yellow and purple silk and white cotton yarns.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, September 8, 1948

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection