Piece of brocade

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/16 x 3 15/16 in. (36 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

21.1752

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin powdered with small conventional flower forms woven with green, blue, and cream colored silk, and gold, and silver 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