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Long rectangular wool tapestry shawl with a white central field containing a boteh motif in dark blue and yellow in each corner; border design at each crosswise end of large both motifs in dark blue and yellow and white warp fringe; narrow inner border on all four sides with small repeating both...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen W. Coolidge

Indian (Kashmiri), First quarter 19th century

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 348 x 133.5cm (137 x 52 9/16in.)

Accession Number

53.2130

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes