Silk fragment

Indian
19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 27cm (5 5/16 x 10 5/8in.)

Accession Number

21.1756

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of a border design. Deep orange colored silk with a design of peacocks and narrow stripes woven with orange, blue and green silks in brocade and tapestry weaving.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund