Fragment of shawl or scarf

Indian (Kashmiri)
18th or early 19th century


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 24 13/16 x 18 1/8 in. (63 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

94.12

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of wool twill tapestry shawl or scarf with cream white ground and overall design of intertwining boteh motifs composed of various flowers in red, yellow-green, black and orange.

Provenance

Given anonymously to the MFA, January 1, 1894

Credit Line

Anonymous gift