Fragment

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 13 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. (35 x 8.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1747

Medium or Technique

Silk 2/1 twill weave with silk and metallic discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Orange/yellow twill ground with rows of gold metallic blossoms outlined in blue with blue stems outlined in golden yellow.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund