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Length of embroidered silk

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Length of yellow satin with overall design of small repeating boteh motifs embroidered in red silk.

Provenance

Lent by Hervey E. Wetzel, June 11, 1914; Returned Sept. 25, 1914; Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel to the MFA, March 31, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Indian (Sind or Kutch),

Object Place

Sind or Kutch, India

Dimensions

55.5 x 139 cm (21 7/8 x 54 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.708

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave ground with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles