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Fragments from a woman's wrapper (sari)

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Sari fragment with a blue plain weave ground. Gold lattice pattern with a gold circle at each intersection and a Chalukyan goose with a red eye in each square (see 27.169).


Gift from Mrs. Gertrude Townsend to the MFA, March 7, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Indian (Aurangabad), probably 18th century

Object Place

Aurangabad, India


Height x width: 23 1/2 x 17 in. (59.7 x 43.2 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with metallic discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts


Textiles and Fashion Arts