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Field: circular medallion surrounded by dense butah and floral motives. Alternating borders and guard bands containing stylized floral and butah motives. Yellow, green and blue wool yarns on a red wool twill ground. Very good condition.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, September 8, 1948

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), 1850–1900

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 129.5 x 125.5cm (51 x 49 7/16in.)

Accession Number

48.1006

Medium or Technique

Wool embroidery on wool twill ground with silk and metal ribbon, silk ribbon and wool tape

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles