Scarf

Indian (Kashmiri)
About 1929


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 40.5 x 171cm (15 15/16 x 67 5/16in.)

Accession Number

53.556

Medium or Technique

Silk and Wool; embroidery, woven in herringbone

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Scarf; peach colored ground (silk warp, wool weft) woven in herringbone; narrow border in small, conventionalized floral design; powder of small floral sprays over ground and small cone motive in each corner embroidered with polychrome wool yarns.

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. J. Edgar Knodell to the MFA, May 14, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. Edgar Knodell