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Fragment of bed cover

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Wood-block printing on English cloth; the ground of the main filed is white, with a very conventional floral design in red, yellow, green, and black, the border of medallions containing plants is of red, green, white, and black. The design is probably older than the workmanship.


Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

Sehwan, Sinde, India


Overall: 45 x 64cm (17 11/16 x 25 3/16in.)

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Medium or Technique

Woodblock print on English cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts