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Shawl of cashmere twill tapestry with white ground and design in central field of diagonal bands of floral bouquets; deep border at each crosswise end with design of row of large boteh motifs separated by various floral motifs; narrow guard bands of floral meander; colors are woven in red, blue,...

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Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 21, 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

Dimensions

133 x 287 cm (52 3/8 x 113 in.)

Accession Number

15.504

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes