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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.


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

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Indian, Kashmir (?),

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Medium or Technique

pieced wool twill embroidered with silver metallic yarns


Textiles and Fashion Arts