Second half 19th century
Object Place: India
Overall: 272 x 56.5cm (107 1/16 x 22 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Narrow shawl. Red twill weave with white silk floss embroidry. Deep border (64 cm) at each end with flowers, and three large cone motifs (butas). Narrow side borders with flowers. Excellent condition.
Gift from Mr. and Mrs. Michael B. Bever, in memory of Professor Rudolf Berliner, to the MFA, April 13, 1983
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Michael B. Bever in memory of Professor Rudolf Berliner