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Panel of embroidered silk

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Panel of gold plain-weave silk with overall repeating design of cone-shaped floral botehs embroidered in herringbone and chain stitch with gold, green, and greenish-blue silk; band of yellowish-green silk stitched along three sides.

Provenance

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates to the MFA, March 1, 1928

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Indian (Kutch), Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

Kutch, India

Dimensions

208 x 45 cm (81 7/8 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.102

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles