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Shawl

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Long rectangular shawl; bright green ground, design in bright polychrome, deep borders, on two ends, of closely massed bright polychrome conventionalized floral medallions, cones and ogives, outline large-scale cones overlaid above floral motives; inner border of same design on all four sides,...

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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), 1830s

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 143.5 x 320cm (56 1/2 x 126in.)

Accession Number

53.229

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes