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Piece of brocade

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Red satin ground, the design of very conventional "palm leaves" or "pear forms" is woven with tarnished metal thread.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian,

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 52.5 x 44.5cm (20 11/16 x 17 1/2in.)

Accession Number

93.970

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles