Shawl

Indian (Kashmiri)
early 19th century


Object Place: Kashmir, Indian

Dimensions

117 x 303 cm (46 1/16 x 119 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.251

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Shawl of wool twill tapestry with design in central field of overall diamond lattice pattern created with applied gold paste; crosswise border at each end with scattered floral motifs outlined in metallic gold.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, December 2, 1926

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection