Fragment of scarf

Indian (Kashmiri)
early 19th century


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 13/16 x 18 5/16 in. (32.5 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

96.493

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of wool twill tapestry scarf border with white ground and overall design of repeating stylized floral motifs in light green, blue and yellow; narrow guard band of meandering floral vine flowers; white wool fringe on two sides.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1896

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection