early 20th century
Object Place: Amber, India
Height x width: 17 1/8 x 4 15/16 in. (43.5 x 12.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ikat technique, (the warp tied and dyed before the cloth is woven). Fragment with design of narrow stripes of bright orange, violet, green, yellowish green, and white, cut on the diagonal, and sewed so that the stripes give the effect of chevrons. White cotton weft.
Gift from Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to the MFA, October 8, 1925
Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy