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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).

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

35.99

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with metallic discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles