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Shawl

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The forms of Kashmir weaving are reproduced in the design which has a circular medallion in the center, and quarter medallions in the corners. The ground is black, the design is woven with red, green, white and a little neutral yellow wool. The warp is black silk. Very worn and patched.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. LeBaron Russell Briggs, Jr.

Dimensions

176 x 166 cm (69 5/16 x 65 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.66 x 1.76

Accession Number

26.275

Medium or Technique

Silk and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes