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Printed cotton

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Printed cotton fragment with black bands at the top and bottom, patterned with rows of stripes and flowers. Red central section with floral medallions and curvilinear patterning.

Provenance

Gift from H.A. Elsberg to the MFA, March 4, 1937

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg

Indian, ? 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 1/2 x 24 1/4 in. (29.2 x 61.6 cm)

Accession Number

37.278

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; block printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles