Hanging, Cotton; plain weave, embroidered in silk

Hanging

Date:
mid-18th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Deccan
Medium:
Cotton; plain weave, embroidered in silk
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 123 in. (312.4 cm)
W. 95 in. (241.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Painted and/or Printed
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Jean Starr Untermeyer, 1960
Accession Number:
60.62
Not on view
Mrs. Jean Starr Untermeyer, New York (until 1960; gifted to MMA)
Haidar, Navina, and Marika Sardar. "The Metropolitan Museum of Art Symposia." In Sultans of the South: Art of India's Deccan Courts. Brugge, Belgium: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. p. 135, ill. fig. 3.