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Printed cotton fragment with yellow, red and green geometric eight point star medallion filled with flowers and outlined in green leaves, with a white blossom and green leave outside each of four corners. Bands of red diamonds with a central dot, yellow and red chevrons, and red, white and...

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Provenance

Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)

Indian (Punjabi), 19th century

Object Place

Kamalia, Punjab, India

Dimensions

Overall: 41.7 x 69cm (16 7/16 x 27 3/16in.)

Accession Number

89.466

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; block printed; hand painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles