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Cover

Cover. Tan silk, satin weave, ground with a small oval motif in orange and white silk yarns repeating in dinse staggered rows filling the field. Border band of unpatterned green silk. Ground seamed across the center; worn in spots; some missing yarns; lined.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Indian (?), 19th century (?)

Accession Number

47.293

Medium or Technique

Embroidered satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles