Scarf (end section)

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

107 x 80 cm (42 1/8 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.665

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

End section of silk scarf with design of three rows of boteh motifs separated by narrow borders of leaves and flowers (the borders decrease in width from the end) on a gold ground; side borders of diaper design. Woven with red, deep reddish brown and black silk, and silver and gold.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, February 15, 1917

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection