Panel from shawl

Indian (Kashmiri)
1825–50


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 114 x 112.5cm (44 7/8 x 44 5/16in.)

Accession Number

52.470

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Panel made from a wool twill tapestry shawl with design of dense rows of a repeating polychrome boteh motifs composed of small, simple plant forms, on a cream-colored ground flanked by similar floral motifs.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, April 15, 1952

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection