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Shawl (end section)

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End section of wool twill tapestry shawl with design of two rows of boteh, the large one placed vertically, the small ones obliquely, in between which are groups of flowers, in red, green, yellow, blue, pink, and white; red warp fringe on one end.


Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), 19th century


37 x 150.5 cm (14 9/16 x 59 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts