16.5 x 28 cm (6 1/2 x 11 in.); Legacy dimension: .28 x .165 as mounted.
Medium or Technique
Cotton and silk
Not On View
Fragment. Warp: crimson, yellow, green, black, and cream colored silk. Weft: white cotton. Design: crimson satin stripes, and cream colored satin stripes, separated by narrow yellow and black satin stripes and white stripes figured with black. Green satin selvedge. Similar pieces in Indian Section, Victoria and Albert, labled Tanjore, Madras Presidency.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Mrs. Charles W. Ward