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Fragment of shawl

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Fragment of shawl of cashmere twill tapestry with overall repeating design of floral motifs in which the fleur-de-lis predominates in blue, pink and green on a cream white ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, November 6, 1924

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), 18th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 68 x 31cm (26 3/4 x 12 3/16in.)

Accession Number

24.434

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes