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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 design of intertwining boteh motifs composed of various flowers in red, yellow-green, black and orange.

Provenance

Given anonymously to the MFA, January 1, 1894

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

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

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 24 13/16 x 18 1/8 in. (63 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

94.12

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes