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Length of silk with design of overall floral lozenge pattern in gold on a purple ground; length-wise borders of zig-zag and goemetric motifs Yellow and purple silk and white cotton yarns.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, September 8, 1948

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Southeast Asian, late 19th century

Object Place

Dimensions

215.3 x 87.2 cm (84 3/4 x 34 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.986

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk continuous and discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles