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Patchwork cover

In the middle is a piece of deep pink-ish red brocade with a design of rows of flowers and leaves in yellow, green, blue and brown. Around the edges are deep borders of squares of various brocades. Lined with orange cotton on which are rows of violet and white flowers with two green leaves.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor from C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian,

Object Place

India

Accession Number

15.1116

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles