Panel of embroidered cotton

Indian (Punjabi)
early 20th century


Object Place: Punjab, India

Dimensions

Overall: 111.7 x 142.2cm (44 x 56in.)

Accession Number

1987.334

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave embroidered with silk (phulkari)

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel of plain-weave cotton with design repeating rows of rose-colored triangles with light green accents embroidered with silk floss threads (phulkari).

Provenance

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior to the MFA, June 24, 1987

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior