Marriage veil

Indian (Punjabi)


Object Place: Lahore, Punjab, India

Dimensions

Overall: 44 x 66cm (17 5/16 x 26in.)

Accession Number

89.453

Medium or Technique

Muslin; printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark blue muslin on which are printed with silver and gold paste, horizontal and vertical bands of ornament. The wide horizontal band has a design of pear or palm forms.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)