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End border from shawl

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End border from long rectangular shawl; red silk background with tapestry woven design in red, dark blue, soft yellow, light green, light purple, and white silks, and gold metal thread; geometric forms based largely on lozenge and pyramid forms.

Provenance

Gift from John D. Rockefeller, Jr. to the MFA, March 10, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

Indian, 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 114 x 91cm (44 7/8 x 35 13/16in.)

Accession Number

49.267

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes