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Piece of brocade

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Red satin, with a powder of very conventional "palm leaves" woven with gold thread.

Provenance

Lent by Hervey E. Wetzel to the MFA, June 11, 1914; Returned Sept. 25, 1914; Half the textile was given to the Fogg Museum c. 1919; Half the textile was given as a gift from Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Harvey E. Wetzel, to the MFA, March 31, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Indian,

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 27 x 17 3/4 in. (68.6 x 45.1 cm)

Accession Number

19.722

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles