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Fragment of shawl or scarf

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Fragment of white wool twill tapestry shawl or scarf border with design of intricate floral pattern embroidered in red, light blue, green and pink.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell to the MFA on June 8, 1944

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

Indian (Kashmiri), 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 x 21 in. (12.7 x 53.3 cm)

Accession Number

44.640

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry embroidered with wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes