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Square, with plaid of maroon and white; plaid in central part, predominately white with narrow maroon stripes; border, maroon predominating; a number of tears; many brown stains.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

84 cm (33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.461

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, ikat dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes