Piece of brocade

Indian
19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 21 1/16 x 18 1/8 in. (53.5 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

03.1042

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is white silk. The design is woven with gold thread. On one side is a group of floral and geometrical borders. The design consists of horizontal, floral and geometrical borders, separated by vertical stripes.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, May 26, 1903

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection