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Embroidery

Rectangular piece, made up of three fragments. Yellowish green thin silk ground, embroidered in chain stitch with heavy crimson, salmon, yellow, black, white and green silks. Pattern shows a powder of single blossoms, rows and blocks of blossoms or leaves, all conventionalized, and rows of small...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Indian (possibly Cutch), 19th or 20th century

Object Place

Cutch, India

Accession Number

59.636

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles