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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).

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

43.209a

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles