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Piece of brocade

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The ground is of red silk. The design of rows of large conventional pear forms, and a powder of smaller pear forms, is woven with gold thread. Pieced.

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: 23.5 x 22.5cm (9 1/4 x 8 7/8in.)

Accession Number

93.995

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles