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Long rectangular scarf

Indian
19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

53 x 192.5 cm (20 7/8 x 75 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.19

Medium or Technique

Mull; embroidered, stem and satin stitch

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long rectangular scarf; white mull with border design on all four sides of slender stemmed vine bearing variety of blossoms, embroidered with polychrome silks in satin and stem stitches. Many brownish stains.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund