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Red and tan stole with peacocks. Field is plain weave with star-like shapes throughout. Borders are red with a tan stripe and temple motifs created in tapestry weave. The end of the stole has alternating rows of two red peacocks with a star-like shape between them and red and tan stripes of...

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Provenance

Purchased by Pam Parmal at Radhika Exclusives in Orissa, India, February 8, 2008; Purchased by the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Suzanne W. and Alan J. Dworsky

Indian (Orissa), 2007

Object Place

Orissa, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 92 x 16 1/2 in. (233.7 x 41.9 cm)

Accession Number

2008.131

Medium or Technique

Cotton and tussah silk plain weave tapestry; discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes