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Printed cotton

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Printed cotton fragment with central band with three men on horseback flanked by yellow, red, black and white bands of flowering vines, and geometric motifs.

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: 46.1 x 60cm (18 1/8 x 23 5/8in.)

Accession Number

89.467

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; block printed; hand painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles