This is a Dress. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1966. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns on silk, mirrors and its technique is embroidered in chain-stitch and button-hole stitch on satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was donated by Mrs. Arnold Abelson.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 114.3 x 111.8 cm (45 x 44 in.)
Cite this object as
Dress (India); silk, metallic yarns on silk, mirrors; H x W: 114.3 x 111.8 cm (45 x 44 in.); 1966-9-1