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Band of muslin, one of two pieces

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Band of white cotton muslin with design in white of scrolling floral and leaf with small white dot repeat pattern above and below (see 43.209b).


Gift from Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer to the MFA, in memory of her mother Jane Norton Morgan (Mrs. J.P. Morgan), September 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer in memory of her mother Jane Norton Morgan

Indian (Dacca), 18th century

Object Place

Dacca, India


Height x width: 4 x 37 in. (10.2 x 94 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts


Textiles and Fashion Arts