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Panel of embroidered cotton

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Hanging panel of natural plain-weave cotton with embriodered design in blue, yellow and white silk of three staggered rows of widely spaced lozenge-like motifs above one row of repeating triangular designs; one row of two abstract designs alternating in repeat pattern, with one set containing...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Indian (Punjabi), late 19th or early 20th century

Object Place

Punjab, India

Dimensions

Overall: 59 x 217cm (23 1/4 x 85 7/16in.)

Accession Number

48.990

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave embroidered with silk, applied mirror discs

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles