Fragment

Indian (Surat)


Object Place: Surat, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/4 x 8 in. (7 x 20.3 cm)

Accession Number

29.1029

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Plum colored ground with rows of floral buti’s with alternating orange, blue, red, white, and pink blossoms with green leaves and stems all outlined in yellow.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, September 5, 1929

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund