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Piece of a border

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Piece of a border. Symmetrical conventionalized tree motif and small-scale carnation border, printed in red, blue, deep reddish purple and black on cream-colored cotton.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Elizabeth G. Norton to the MFA, May 8, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 40 x 43.2cm (15 3/4 x 17in.)

Accession Number

47.1050

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles