Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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girl's dress
  • unknown maker from Pakistan
  • girl's dress, 1900s
  • Where object was made: Pakistan (North West India)
  • silk, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 46.5 x 50.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 18 1/4 x 19 3/4 in
  • Gift in memory of James H. Walker Jr., by his family
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0016

Green silk, short-sleeved, wrap dress. Bodice is lined with red. Bands of embroidery in red along neck and sleeve borders and at the waist of bodice. "Boteh" (stylized cone shape) motify embroider in red over entire bodice.
Black fabric edging on sleeves and neckline; yellow fabric tie at waist.