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Red silk on which is worked with buttonhole stitch, a row of conventional flowers in profile. Embroidered with blue, bright yellow, salmon pink, and green silk. Lined with brown cotton.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall (Object folded; old dimensions retained): 7 x 33 cm (2 3/4 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

93.1130

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes