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Bed cover of plain-weave cotton with design in main field of repeating rows of floral boteh motifs in blue, red and natural ecru on a red ground with quarter medallions in each corner with pairs of floral botehs set obliquely; inner border of repeating alternating blue and red floral medallions...

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Provenance

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Indian (Gujarati or Rajasthani), 19th century

Object Place

Gujarat, India

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 1.87 x 1.06 m

Accession Number

37.82

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, block printed mordant resist, dyed, painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles