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Panel from shawl fragments

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Panel made from wool twill tapestry shawl fragments with cream-white central field with boteh floral spray repeating at an angle in each corner; crosswise borders at each end with two horizontal rows of boteh motifs comprised of various blossoms and leafy stalks; narrow guard bands with...

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Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, April 15, 1952

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 133 x 129cm (52 3/8 x 50 13/16in.)

Accession Number

52.472

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles