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Cover or wrapper of natural plain-weave cotton with printed design in main field of an ogival frame work and scrolling floral motifs in blue, green and red; border on four sides has design of floral kaleidoscopic; narrow guard bands have design of floral meander and geometric motifs; constructed of...

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Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 11, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Andhra Pradesh), 19th century

Object Place

Masulipatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India

Dimensions

145 x 300 cm (57 1/16 x 118 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.512

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, block printed mordant resist, dyed, painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles