Woman's wrapper or shawl

Possibly Burnese
19th–20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 194.5 x 544cm (76 9/16 x 214 3/16in.)

Accession Number

50.258

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with metallic continuous supplementary patterning warps

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Yellow and red sari or shawl with plaid patterning. Narrow borders with gold geometric zigzags and triangles. Tan colored band at one end with red vertical stripes and fringe.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, March 9, 1950

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection