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Woman's shawl or scarf

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Woman's shawl or scarf of orange-cream cotton muslin with design in applied gold paste small repeating dots in main field and two crosswise borders at each end, one with row of floral boteh motifs and one with row of floral medallions.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 30, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1913

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, 20th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 94 x 267cm (37 x 105 1/8in.)

Accession Number

15.480

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave gauze, applied gold paste

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes