Piece of brocade

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 13 x 15 9/16 in. (33 x 39.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1754

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of pale yellow silk and cotton, powdered with a single flower spray woven with blue and green silk and tarnished metal thread.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund