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Woman's wrapper (sari)

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Sari with an orange cotton field and gold lattice formation with circles in each of the square openings (discontinuous supplementary wefts). Borders have bands of blue, green, and gold creeping vines, red, pink, and orange flowers (tapestry weave), and chevrons. Pallu is surrounded by this same...

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Purchased by the MFA, November `6, 1922

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Indian (Maharashtra), 18th century, before 1922

Object Place

Maharashtra, India


Overall: 435 x 124cm (171 1/4 x 48 13/16in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with discontinuous supplementary gold metallic patterning wefts and tapestry woven borders


Textiles and Fashion Arts