Piece of brocade
Object Place: India
Overall: 51 x 46cm (20 1/16 x 18 1/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ground: Woven with silver thread (silver wound on white silk). Design: rows of “palms” with tips curved to the right woven with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk), detailed with a floral pattern. Outline woven with dark green and reddish orange silk.
Purchased by the MFA, March 1, 1928
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund