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Ground: violet satin, warp silk, weft cotton. Design: all-over pattern, rows of small flowers (bútis) woven with red, green, light green silk and silver thread (white silk wound with silver). (Bafta or Pot Than).

Provenance

Gift from N. M. Heeramaneck to the MFA, January 2, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck

Indian, 18th–19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 3 9/16 x 6 11/16 in. (9 x 17 cm)

Accession Number

30.14

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles