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Retangular scarf

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Long narrow rectangular scarf; cream colored net ground with embroidered design worked with cream silk; sprig simulating carnation (?) over ground; deep floral cone border on two short ends; narrow outer border on all four sides of solidly-spaced conventionalized blossoms; cream silk fringe on two...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Indian, late 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

253 x 57 cm (99 5/8 x 22 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.232

Medium or Technique

Linen net with silk embroidery and silk knotted fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes