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Fragment of shawl border

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Fragment of wool twill tapestry, probably from a shawl, with yellow ground and row of diagonally oriented boteh motifs composed of flowers and surrounded by delicate scrolling vines in blue, red, and a little green.


Gift from the estate of Mrs. Sarah Scott Binney to the MFA, December 2, 1926

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Sarah Scott Binney

Indian (Kashmiri), 18th or early 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, Indian


Height x width: 6 5/16 x 18 1/8 in. (16 x 46 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts