Piece of brocade
Object Place: India
Height x width: 8 1/4 x 6 7/8 in. (21 x 17.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ground: gold, weft gold thread (gilded silver wound on orange silk) and red silk; warp, red silk. Design: all-over pattern rosettes (bútis) framed by ogival lattice (jál), woven from selvedge to selvedge with silver and gold thread, with red and black silk.
Purchased by the MFA, September 5, 1929
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund