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Shawl of white cashmere twill tapestry with design of undulating lines and flowers woven pale green, blue, pink and yellow; narrow borders with floral meander are stitched to the sides and end, probably added later; narrow white wool fringe.

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. George W. Wales to the MFA, June 7, 1901

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Indian (Kashmir), 1800 to 1850

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

124 x 230 cm (48 13/16 x 90 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6209

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes