Piece of brocade
Object Place: India
Overall: 23 x 57cm (9 1/16 x 22 7/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Violet silk on which is an ogival design woven with tarnished silver thread framing a conventional floral motif woven with tarnished gold thread, blue and cream white silk and green and yellow silk. Much worn.
1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: July 7, 1921)
Marianne Brimmer Fund