Fragment of a woman's wrapper (sari)

Indian (Maharashtra)
17th–18th century


Object Place: Maharashtra, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 6 11/16 in. (68 x 17 cm)

Accession Number

29.1020

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with tapestry woven border

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sari border with a central band of green addorsed parrots with light blue and orange flowers between them framed by rows of gold chevrons, red and green meandering floral vines and green leaves on a gold ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, August 1, 1929

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection