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The ground is of white muslin. On the bottom of each breadth is worked with white cotton, laid work and drawn work a design of sprays of conventional flowers and leaves and two undulating vines, one bearing flowers and leaves, the other various shaped leaves. These pieces were the breadths of a...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury

Indian, 19th century

Dimensions

104 x 204 cm (40 15/16 x 80 5/16 in.) object a

Accession Number

13.2789a-c

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes