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Fragments of shawl border

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Four fragments of cashmere twill tapestry shawl borders, joined together, with cream-white ground and design of rows of botehs composed of floral motifs in red, blue, yellow and green.

Provenance

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 early 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 1/16 x 11 13/16 in. (51 x 30 cm)

Accession Number

02.675

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes