Fragment of sari

Indian (Aurangabad)
18th century


Object Place: Aurangabad, India

Dimensions

128 x 62 cm (50 3/8 x 24 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.165

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave with gold-wrapped thread discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of sari bands, stitched together, of red silk ground with overall diamond lozenge pattern composed of small floral motifs in gold-wrapped thread discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 3, 1927

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection