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Fragment of shawl or scarf

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Fragment of wool twill tapestry shawl or scarf with cream white ground and overall repeating design of small floral motifs in blue with a little red, yellow, green, and black.

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Harvey E. Wetzel, to the MFA, March 31, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

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

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in. (37 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

19.748

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes