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Part of the back of a coat

The ground is woven with gold thread. On this is a design of narrow stripes, containing scrolling vines, woven with green and red silk. Much worn.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indian, early 19th century (?)

Accession Number

21.1742

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes