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White cotton gauze. On four sides is worked, with white cotton and tambour stitch, a design of conventional leaves and flowers.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton

Possibly Indian, 19th century

Dimensions

126 x 131 cm (49 5/8 x 51 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.293

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes