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Length of silk satin (cotton weft, silk warp) with design of alternating lengthwise bands of cream, dark blue and orange, each with repeating pattern of flowers and leaves woven with gold-wrapped thread and green silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts; constructed of two lengths...

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Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 30, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, 18th century

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37 x 146 cm (14 9/16 x 57 1/2 in.)

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Silk satin-weave with silk and gold-wrapped thread discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts


Textiles and Fashion Arts