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Fragment of scarf

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Fragment of wool twill tapestry scarf border with white ground and overall design of repeating stylized floral motifs in light green, blue and yellow; narrow guard band of meandering floral vine flowers; white wool fringe on two sides.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1896

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), early 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 13/16 x 18 5/16 in. (32.5 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

96.493

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes