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Woman's skirt

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Woman's unconstructed skirt of dark blue satin with design of alternating stylized floral medallions and flower sprays embroidered in orange, reddish-pink and green silk and accented with tiny mirror discs; border design at hem has design of floral repeat embroidered in same colors and accented...

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Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, May 6, 1901

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Pakistani,

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x width: 29 1/2 x 74 1/4 in. (74.9 x 188.6 cm)

Accession Number

01.5818

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave embroidered with silk; appliquéd mirror discs

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes