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Silk fragment

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Fragment of a border design. Deep orange colored silk with a design of peacocks and narrow stripes woven with orange, blue and green silks in brocade and tapestry weaving.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy by the MFA, August 4, 1921

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 27cm (5 5/16 x 10 5/8in.)

Accession Number

21.1756

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles