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Fragment of silk weaving

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Fragment of plain-weave silk with design of fine blue, cream and orange warp stripes crossed by an orange and cream weft stripes.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

possibly Indian, 19th or 20th century

Dimensions

6.3 x 9.3 cm (2 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1972

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles