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Scarf or sash (?)

Scarf or sash (?). Long narrow rectangular piece with white cotton and yellow silk warps and wefts woven alternately dominant in patterns of squares, stripes, bands and plain areas. Embroidered with yellow floss silk yarns in lattice and motives. Warp fringe at either end. Very good condition;...

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Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Indian, 19th–20th century (?)

Object Place

India (Possibly)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woven cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts