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Fragment of a shawl or scarf

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Fragment of wool twill tapestry shawl with cream white ground and overall repeating design of intertwining floral motifs in two shades of pink, light and dark blue, green and yellow.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 30, 1899

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 17 11/16 in. (68 x 45 cm)

Accession Number

99.155

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes