Piece of brocade

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 52.5 x 44.5cm (20 11/16 x 17 1/2in.)

Accession Number

93.970

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground, the design of very conventional “palm leaves” or “pear forms” is woven with tarnished metal thread.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection