Fragment of shawl or scarf
18th or early 19th century
Object Place: Kashmir, India
Height x width: 14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in. (37 x 25 cm)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill tapestry
Not On View
Fragment of wool twill tapestry shawl or scarf with cream white ground and overall repeating design of small floral motifs in blue with a little red, yellow, green, and black.
By 1918, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)
 See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.
Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel