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Long horizontal panel of sheer white embroidered muslin

Long horizontal panel of sheer white embroidered muslin, with double border of stylized floral vine edging one long side and a powdering of stylized trees and flowers, worked with white cotton in seed stitch, knots, and open work.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Dexter

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Accession Number

51.2556

Medium or Technique

Cotton, muslin; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles