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Fragments of a woman's wrapper (sari)

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Sari border depicting blue peacocks with a yellow tail within a circle surrounded by four pink and yellow/orange flowers, framed by two rows of green leaves on a gold ground.

Provenance

Gift from N. M. Heeramaneck to the MFA, November 7, 1929

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck

Indian (Maharashtra), 17th–18th century

Object Place

Maharashtra, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 15/16 x 3 3/4 in. (12.5 x 9.5 cm)

Accession Number

29.1094

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic plain weave with tapestry woven borders

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes