Fragments of shawl border

Indian (Kashmiri)
18th or early 19th century


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 1/16 x 11 13/16 in. (51 x 30 cm)

Accession Number

02.675

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Four fragments of cashmere twill tapestry shawl borders, joined together, with cream-white ground and design of rows of botehs composed of floral motifs in red, blue, yellow and green.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 23, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection