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Woman's bodice with design along neck, shoulders and front edges of single rows of red and gold cotton embroidery and one row of small geometric repeat in white; top of sleeves have design of stylized medallions and birds embroidered in red, white and green cotton, the left sleeve also has a wide...

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Provenance

Gift from Mrs. John C. Spring to the MFA, in memory of Mrs. A. Craige Spring, October 8, 1936

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John C. Spring in memory of Mrs. A. Craige Spring

Indian (Gujarati), British Colonial era, 19th century

Object Place

Probably Bombay Presidency, India

Dimensions

Height (Centerback) x width: 12 1/4 x 31 in. (31.1 x 78.7 cm)

Accession Number

36.584

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave embroidered with cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes