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Floor cover with design in main field of green ground with undulating vines with undyed stems bearing large flowers and leaves, painted red, dark reddish brown, and light blue; main border has design of red ground with four and eight lobed compartments and stylized flowers painted red, yellow,...

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Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 3, 1929

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Mughal, first half 17th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

170 x 519 cm (66 15/16 x 204 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1042a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, hand-painted and resist-dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles