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border panels fragments
  • India
  • border panels fragments, 1800s or early 1900s
  • Where object was made: India?
  • silk, metal-wrapped thread, cotton, embroidering
  • Paper Type: couching
  • Object Length/Width: 29.5 x 114.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 11 1/2 x 45 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2345.a
Description

Printed and embroidered fragments (border panels?) that are decorated with boteh. It has heavy silk floss and metal-wrapped thread embroidery on printed ground. Repeat pattern of paisley cones.