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Fragments of a bed-cover

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Fragments of a bed-cover. Cream colored linen on which may be seen portions of a floral design worked in chain-stitch with red, pink, orange, yellow, and green silk.


Gift of Henry W. Bliss to the MFA, from the Collection of Mrs. John Marshall, December 6, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Indian, 18th century

Object Place

Rajputana, India


Overall (Object a): 19.5 x 28 cm (7 11/16 x 11 in.) Overall (Object b): 23.5 x 16.8 cm (9 1/4 x 6 5/8 in.) Overall (Object c): 14.2 x 14 cm (5 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.) Overall (Object d): 11.8 x 8.5 cm (4 5/8 x 3 3/8 in.) Overall (Object e): 5.2 x 10.3 cm (2 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts