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Legging or sleeve fragment

Frament of a sleeve or legging(?) made out of kashmir shawl fabric (yellow, black and white stripes, with a design of conventional vines, or separated flowers, woven with red, green, blue, yellow and white wool). Embroidered with silver and gold thread.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Indian, Kashmir (?),

Accession Number

85.67

Medium or Technique

pieced wool twill embroidered with silver metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes