Scarf

Indian
19th century


Dimensions

251 x 45 cm (98 13/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1329

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton drawn work and embroidery, and hemstitched

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Scarf. Narrow band of cream colored muslin, with deep borders at each end with scrolls and flowers worked with cream colored cotton in laid and drawn stitches. A narrow band of drawn work and a delicate flowering vine edges the whole scarf. Worn and darned.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank Moseley