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Long rectangular shawl; white ground with deep polychrome cone motive border at each of short ends, dark blue and red predominating, each cone composed of symmetrically arranged minute floral forms; inner border, on all four sides, of minute floral design; white ground, large emroidered floral...

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Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Ellen W. Coolidge to the MFA, September 10, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen W. Coolidge

Indian (Kashmiri), first quarter of 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 137.3 x 337cm (54 1/16 x 132 11/16in.)

Accession Number

53.2128

Medium or Technique

Weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes