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Shawl

White muslin ground worked with embroidery and drawnwork in white cotton. Three palm leaf or boteh motifs on each end; center field entirely worked with small dots. Condition: Very good; few stains. Cross-reference Embroidery.

Credit Line

Gift of Margery B. Howe

Indian, About 1800

Object Place

India

Dimensions

32.5 x 108.25 cm (12 13/16 x 42 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1987.525

Medium or Technique

Muslin, Cotton; embroidery, Drawnwork, Muslin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes