Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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household furnishing
  • India or Pakistan
  • household furnishing, 1800s or early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Saurastra, India or Sind, Pakistan
  • satin, silk embroidering
  • Paper Type: detached interlacing
  • Object Length/Width: 104.5 x 78.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 41 x 31 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0878
Description
Exhibitions

Household furnishing that is decorated with embroidered images of birds, flowers and prancing animals. It has silk embroidery on a deep blue satin ground with red tie-dye and other borders and a lining of stamped gold dots on blue gauze sari material.