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Shawl of white twill tapestry with border across each end with design of row of boteh motifs composed of small flowers in red, blue, yellow and green; narrow gaurd bands have a design of vines in blue and yellow with red outlines; narrow crosswise fringe stitched at each end is made of scraps of...

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, May 19, 1904

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Indian (Kashmir), 1785–90

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

117 x 279 cm (46 1/16 x 109 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.269

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes