Object Place: Kashmir, India
Overall: 158.8 x 180.3 cm (62 1/2 x 71 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill tapestry embroidered with wool
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Shawl of wool twill tapestry and wool embroidery with white ground and design of central diamond-shaped medallion composed of floral boteh motifs surrounded by four large medallions, in each quadrant, composed of a ring of floral botehs, scrolling botehs and flowers between medallions; colors are red, pink, green, blue-green, yellow and black; guard bands (hashia) on all four sides of floral meander; narrow fringe on each crosswise end constructed of white, blue, black, red and green wool color tabs.
Gift from Mrs. George H. Davenport to the MFA, June 7, 1934
Gift of Mrs. George H. Davenport