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Fragment from a woman's wrapper (sari)

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Gold pallu framed with a narrow red, pink, orange, green and blue floral meandering vine (tapestry weave).

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 3, 1927

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Maharashtra), 18th century

Object Place

Maharashtra, India

Dimensions

105 x 89 cm (41 5/16 x 35 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.161

Medium or Technique

Gold metallic plain weave with tapestry woven borders

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes