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Fragments of a woman's wrapper (sari)

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Sari border fragment with rows of small gold and red squares alternating with green leaves, gold chevrons, pink and orange floral vines and blue interlocking flowers on a gold ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Aurangabad), 18th century

Object Place

Aurangabad (possibly Paithan), India


Height x width (b): 16 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. (41 x 9.5 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic plain weave with tapestry woven border


Textiles and Fashion Arts