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Fragment of painted cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton, dyed blue, with design of stylized floral border with birds and animals, reserved in white and painted with red.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 1, 1927

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Indian, 17th or 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 87.5 cm (7 5/16 x 34 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.802

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, resist-dyed and painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles