Small cover

Indian (Kashmiri)
1850–1900


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 129.5 x 125.5cm (51 x 49 7/16in.)

Accession Number

48.1006

Medium or Technique

Wool embroidery on wool twill ground with silk and metal ribbon, silk ribbon and wool tape

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Field: circular medallion surrounded by dense butah and floral motives. Alternating borders and guard bands containing stylized floral and butah motives. Yellow, green and blue wool yarns on a red wool twill ground. Very good condition.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, September 8, 1948

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection