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Panel of embroidered silk

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Panel of yellow satin with design of central medallion composed of various small flowers and pairs of facing peacocks surrounded by overall repeating design of small stemmed flowers with leaves embroidered with magenta, bright blue, yellow, white, bright and dark green silk; four outer edges...

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Provenance

Bequest of Miss C. L. W. French to the MFA, May 6, 1915

Credit Line

Bequest of Caroline Louise Williams French

Indian (Delhi), late 19th century

Object Place

Delhi, India

Dimensions

226 x 166 cm (89 x 65 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.853

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave ground embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles