User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Dress skirt

The skirt which has been separated from the waist has a design of bunches of flowers and leaves. In each bunch is a long curving leaf edged with smaller leaves and partially filled with drawn work. The tulip-like large flower is worked in the same way. Across the bottom is a scrolling vine and...

Show Full Description

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury

Indian, Early 19th century

Accession Number

13.2791

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes