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Length of plain-weave cotton with dark blue ground and design of repeating floral geometric pattern in yellow, red and white spots with dark blue centers "Phal-wadi," created by the tie resist dye process.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, August 8, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 75 x 737cm (29 1/2 x 290 3/16in.)

Accession Number

02.405

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, tie resist-dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles