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Panel of shawl fragments

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Panel made from wool twill tapestry shawl fragments with khatraaz design of alternating wide and narrow vertical bands in blue, red, pink, yellow, gray-green and white decorated with meandering floral vine motifs overlayed with a reticular pattern of vertically undulating stalks with curved...

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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

148 x 116 cm (58 1/4 x 45 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1374

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes