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Pieces of shawl border (two)

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Two pieces of a shawl border of wool twill-tapestry with design of rows of boteh motifs composed of flowers in light blue, green, pink, yellow, and black on a white ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 16, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 52.5cm (9 13/16 x 20 11/16in.)

Accession Number

95.185a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool 2/2 twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes