Stole

Indian (Dekkan)


Object Place: Dekkan, India

Dimensions

Overall: 97 x 405cm (38 3/16 x 159 7/16in.)

Accession Number

15.467

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red silk ground; on the main field at regular intervals are sprays of flowers. On the sides are floral borders. On the ends are five floral borders separated by narrow bands. The design is woven to suggest embroidery and with green, white, black and yellow silk and gold thread.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 30, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection