Deaccessioned June 22, 2017

Shawl

Indian (Kashmiri)
About 1929


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 125 x 127cm (49 3/16 x 50in.)

Accession Number

53.523

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery, herringbone weave

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Small square shawl; aquamarine ground in herringbone weave with border design of conventionalized, small-scale floral motives and floral cones in each corner embroidered with white silk.

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Frederick C. Carreiro Jr. to the MFA, May 14, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick C. Carreiro, Jr.