Panel of embroidered silk

Indian (Kutch)
Late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: Kutch, India

Dimensions

208 x 45 cm (81 7/8 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.102

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel of gold plain-weave silk with overall repeating design of cone-shaped floral botehs embroidered in herringbone and chain stitch with gold, green, and greenish-blue silk; band of yellowish-green silk stitched along three sides.

Provenance

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates to the MFA, March 1, 1928

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates