Object Place: Surat, Gujarat, India
Height x width: 19 5/16 x 20 7/8 in. (49 x 53 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin-weave ground embroidered with silk
Not On View
Woman’s sleeveless tunic of dark blue satin with overall design of flowers and scrolling vine embroidered in lavender, purple, beige and light green silk; neck binding and ties of purple plain-weave silk; lined with black silk damask with floral motif; arm holes and bottom edge faced with red satin. Probably embroidered by Chinese artists living in the port city of Surat in the state of Gujarat.
Gift from Mrs. Alfred M. Tozzer to the MFA, July 7, 1936
Gift of Mrs. Alfred M. Tozzer