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Piece of brocade

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The ground is of pale yellow silk and cotton, powdered with a single flower spray woven with blue and green silk and tarnished metal thread.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy by the MFA, August 4, 1921

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indian,

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 13 x 15 9/16 in. (33 x 39.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1754

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles