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Fragment of a woman's wrapper (sari)

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Sari border with a central band of green addorsed parrots with light blue and orange flowers between them framed by rows of gold chevrons, red and green meandering floral vines and green leaves on a gold ground.


Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, August 1, 1929

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Maharashtra), 17th–18th century

Object Place

Maharashtra, India


Height x width: 26 3/4 x 6 11/16 in. (68 x 17 cm)

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Silk plain weave with tapestry woven border


Textiles and Fashion Arts