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Fragment of turban

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Cream colored cotton gauze on which is a design of alternating stripes ornamented with leaves and diagonal lines, printed with pale neutral violet and gold.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy by the MFA, August 4, 1921

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indian, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Rajasthan or Gwalior, India

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 19cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/2in.)

Accession Number

21.1726

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes