Piece of brocade

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 5/8 x 7 1/16 in. (27 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

21.1746

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gold ground on which is a design of flowers growing from straight parallel stems, woven with green and orange silk, 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