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Shawl of cashmere twill tapestry with design of white main field and two crosswise borders (palla) with rows of small repeating floral motifs in dark blue and red surrounded by three borders, one of stars, one of symmetrical, separate plant forms and round spots, and one of an undulating vine...

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Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 20, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), about 1815

Object Place

Kashmir, India


306 x 129 cm (120 1/2 x 50 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts