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Woman's wrapper (sari)

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White cotton plain weave sari with rows of white roses with red stems. Borders have a red creeping vine motif. Pallu has red stripes within which are red dashes.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy by the MFA, July 7, 1921

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Jamdani sari

Indian (Bengali), 19th–early 20th century

Object Place

Bengal, India

Dimensions

Overall: 506 x 112cm (199 3/16 x 44 1/8in.)

Accession Number

21.1428

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes