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Dark blue satin. The design of round, open flowers and leaves, is worked with red, violet, green and brown silk. In the center of the flowers are small mirrors. On three sides are floral and geometrical borders. Much worn.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 14, 1897

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 35.5 x 30 cm (14 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.184

Medium or Technique

Satin, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles