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Ground: violet, silk warp, cotton weft. Design: vertical stripes of neutral yellow outlined by lines of violet, red and yellow. Flowers woven with red and green silk on yellow stripes, smaller flowers at intervals on ground between. Worn.

Provenance

Gift from N. M. Heeramaneck to the MFA, November 7, 1929

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck

Indian, 18th–19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/2 x 9 in. (24.1 x 22.9 cm)

Accession Number

29.1100

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles