Shirt made for the Parsis of India

Chinese (worn in India)


Place of Manufacture: China; Place of Use: India

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 22.5 cm (7 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.623

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red silk ground on which are embroidered with yellow and white and light green silk, scattered branches of flowers.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, August 20, 1898

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection