Piece of brocade

Indian
Late 19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/8 x 13 3/8 in. (13 x 34 cm)

Accession Number

93.968

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep violet silk ground. The design consists of an all-over pattern of gold leaves in hexagons.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection