Book cover

Indian
17th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 23cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/16in.)

Accession Number

21.1425

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with supplementary silk and metallic patterning weft floats

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Greenish blue silk on which is a design of diagonal bands woven with much worn gold and silver thread and red silk. Pierced with holes.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: July 7, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund