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Woman's wrapper (sari)

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Red, black and off-white sari. Field has an off-white ground with rows of black rosettes. Longitudinal borders with rows of zigzags, dots and teardrop shapes and a red selvedge. Long pallu with alternating rows of teardrops, zigzags, chevrons and floral vines and a central block of sketchy...

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Purchased by Pam Parmal at Noormohammed Haji Abdul Rahim in Ahmedabad, India, February 25, 2008; Purchased by the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Suzanne W. and Alan J. Dworsky

Indian (Gujarat), 2007

Object Place

Gujarat, India


Height x width: 208 x 45 in. (528.3 x 114.3 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, block printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts