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Fragments from a woman's wrapper (sari)

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Three (two field pieces and one border) sari fragments that have been pieced together. The top piece includes its original red border with green, yellow and black weft ikat stripes. The attached field has a red ground with blue, white, and yellow meandering vines and flowers within octagons. ...

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Provenance

Gift from Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to the MFA, October 8, 1925

Credit Line

Gift of Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Patola sari fragments

Indian (Gujarati), late 19th century

Object Place

Gujarat, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 9/16 x 15 3/8 in. (67.5 x 39 cm)

Accession Number

25.549

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, double ikat with gold metallic discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes