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Panel of embroidered cotton

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Panel of sheer cream plain-weave cotton, pieced, with design of delicate stylized floral sprays and undulating border designs worked in chain stitch with green, blue, red, orange, and cream colored silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, January 13, 1949

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund

Indian, late 17th or early 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 74.5 x 197cm (29 5/16 x 77 9/16in.)

Accession Number

49.18

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles