Object Place: India
Overall: 24 x 27cm (9 7/16 x 10 5/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton satin-weave ground with gold-wrapped silk thread thread discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts
Not On View
Jaina manuscript cover with overlap and design of repeating diamond lattice enclosing stylized floral motifs in gold-wrapped thread supplementary patterning wefts on a violet satin-weave cotton ground; mounted on cardboard.
1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)
Marianne Brimmer Fund