Piece of brocade

Indian
Late 19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 3/16 x 8 7/16 in. (31 x 21.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.959

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of brownish black silk. The design consists of a close powder of leaf-like forms, woven with gold thread.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection