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Part of a woman's skirt

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Part of woman's skirt of dark blue satin with white stripes at regular intervals, the stripes are covered with chain-stitch embroidery and between the stripes are worked, also with chain-stitch, undulating vines bearing leaves and flowers in profile; across the bottom is a more elaborate...

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Provenance

Gift from Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to the MFA, December 6, 1917

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Indian (Kutch or Gujarati), 18th century

Object Place

Kutch or Gujarat, India

Dimensions

Overall: 55.8 x 33.9 cm (21 15/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3162

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes