Fragment of shawl

Indian (Kashmiri)
18th century


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 68 x 31cm (26 3/4 x 12 3/16in.)

Accession Number

24.434

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of shawl of cashmere twill tapestry with overall repeating design of floral motifs in which the fleur-de-lis predominates in blue, pink and green on a cream white ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, November 6, 1924

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection