Object Place: India, Northwestern
79 x 18.6 cm (31 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain-weave (basket variation), silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts, appliquéd
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Skirt of red silk with design of stylized flower sprays in light green, blue and white discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts gathered into a light green twill-weave silk folded-over waistband; hem has appliqued band of red silk with design of repeating diamond lozenge pattern in light green and blue with small white flower inside in silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Purchased from A.A. Vantine & Co., New York by Denman Waldo Ross; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, May 1, 1895
Denman Waldo Ross Collection