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Fragment of shawl or scarf

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Fragment of wool twill tapestry shawl or scarf with design of white, light blue, dark blue, green and yellow stripes; on these are designs of undulating vines bearing flowers and leaves woven with red, blue, green, white, yellow and violet wool.


Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 23, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), 18th or first half of 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, Indian


Height x width: 14 x 18 5/16 in. (35.5 x 46.5 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts