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What is this?

Poppy-like plants arranged in staggered rows on a red with white dotted background.

This is a fragment from India. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1902. Gift of John Pierpont Morgan. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: cotton technique: plain weave; block printed using mordants and immersion dyeing

Its dimensions are

H x W: 35.6 x 25.7 cm (14 in. x 10 1/8 in.)

John Pierpont Morgan was the donor of this object.

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