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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.

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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.)

Accession Number

23.726a-e

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles