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end panel of a sari (fragment)
  • India
  • end panel of a sari (fragment), 1800s
  • Where object was made: Varanasi?, India
  • silk, gold thread, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 70 x 78.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 27 1/2 x 31 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0857

Woven fragment which is possibly the end panel of a sari. The fabric is purple silk brocaded with gold in all over design of a vine and flower form. One end has a thin chevron border of soft red and gold.