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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.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian (Kashmiri), 19th century

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

15.630

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes