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Fragment of a floor cloth (Satringe)

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Printed cotton fragment with two partial rectangular shapes filled with yellow, red and green floral and geometric patterning. Each is surrounded with a flowering vine of white chrysanthemums. At the bottom, are two bands of flowering vines with red blossoms and green vines flanking a central...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)

Printed cotton

Indian (Pali, Rajputana), 19th century

Object Place

Pali, Rajputana, India

Dimensions

Overall: 49.5 x 67.7cm (19 1/2 x 26 5/8in.)

Accession Number

89.416

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; block printed; hand painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles