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Fragment of violet gimp on which is a band design of peacocks affronted woven with silver thread.

Provenance

Purchased from Dr. Coomaraswamy by the MFA, May 5, 1921

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indian (Ahmadabad),

Object Place

Ahmadabad, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 9/16 x 10 7/16 in. (6.5 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1158

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles