Shawl

Indian (Kashmiri)
Mughal dynasty
mid-17th century


Object Place: Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 241 x 126cm (94 7/8 x 49 5/8in.)

Accession Number

45.540

Medium or Technique

Cashmere twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White shoulder mantle bordered with red flowers and hashia of serpentine buds.

Provenance

Anonymous collector, Boston; 1945, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 14, 1945)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in the name of Mrs. Arthur T. Cabot