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Woman's wrapper (sari)

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Silk sari with a field that has rows of white and red lotus flowers with blue stems, arranged in groups of three within a network of interlocking diamonds on a red ground. The field is framed with interlocking blue octagons, each enclosing a red and white lotus blossom. The pallu is separated...

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Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Edward C. Streeter to the MFA, December 10, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter

Patola sari

Indian (Gujarati), 19th century

Object Place

Gujarat, India

Dimensions

Overall: 444 x 98.5 cm (174 13/16 x 38 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.1055

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, double ikat

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes