Requires Photography

Part of the back of a coat

Indian
early 19th century (?)


Dimensions

66 x 96 cm (26 x 37 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .96 x .66

Accession Number

21.1742

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is woven with gold thread. On this is a design of narrow stripes, containing scrolling vines, woven with green and red silk. Much worn.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy
Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund