Pieces of shawl border (two)

Indian (Kashmiri)
18th or early 19th century


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 52.5cm (9 13/16 x 20 11/16in.)

Accession Number

95.185a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool 2/2 twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two pieces of a shawl border of wool twill-tapestry with design of rows of boteh motifs composed of flowers in light blue, green, pink, yellow, and black on a white ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 16, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection