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Two fragments of a border

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The ground is dark red. The design of pear or palm forms, made up of small flowers, is green, blue, yellow, red and white. Between the palm forms is an all-over design of small flowers and leaves. On the top and bottom are narrow floral borders of the same colors. Much worn.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 20, 1913

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian,

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

43 x 125 cm (16 15/16 x 49 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.481a-b

Medium or Technique

Cashmere

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles