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Shawl of wool twill tapestry in three pieces; central field is white with deep surrounded with wide and narrow guard bands with meandering floral pattern and rows of small boteh motifs set obliquely to each other; deep borders on each crosswise end with row of large boteh motifs composed of...

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Provenance

Bequest from Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury to the MFA, September 4, 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury

Indian (Kashmiri), 1830s

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

134 x 311 cm (52 3/4 x 122 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2795

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry, pieced

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes