Printed cotton

Indian
? 18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 1/2 x 24 1/4 in. (29.2 x 61.6 cm)

Accession Number

37.278

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; block printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Printed cotton fragment with black bands at the top and bottom, patterned with rows of stripes and flowers. Red central section with floral medallions and curvilinear patterning.

Provenance

Gift from H.A. Elsberg to the MFA, March 4, 1937

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg