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Shawl of wool twill tapestry with central field of white and deep borders at each crosswise end with design of row of boteh motifs composed of minute flowers symmetrically arranged; narrow inner border on all four sides of small floral cones; design in polychrome wools, dark blue, dark...

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Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Oric Bates to the MFA, March 12, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Indian (Kashmiri), about 1810

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 133 x 304cm (52 3/8 x 119 11/16in.)

Accession Number

53.228

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes