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Fragment of a hankerchief (Raumal)

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Wood-block printing on English cloth, ground of main field is yellow, allover design of flowers; borders of flowers and medallions containing inscriptions; colors, black, green, yellow, and white. Design older than workmanship.

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)

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

Hyderabad, India

Dimensions

Overall: 43 x 42cm (16 15/16 x 16 9/16in.)

Accession Number

89.411

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes