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Part of a woman's skirt

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Length of woman's skirt of red silk satin with silk embroidered design of alternating rows of white/blue and white/red flowers interspersed with small green flowers, in between which are rows of facing pairs of yellow-green parrots; border, separated from main field by row of small blue flowers,...

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, January 10, 1935

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Indian (Kutch), British Colonial era, 19th century

Object Place

Gujarat, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 28 1/2 x 60 1/2 in. (72.4 x 153.7 cm)

Accession Number

35.35

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes