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Piece of brocade

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The ground is of brownish black silk. The design consists of a close powder of leaf-like forms, woven with gold thread.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Late 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 3/16 x 8 7/16 in. (31 x 21.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.959

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles