Object Place: Kashmir, India
Overall: 223.5 x 229cm (88 x 90 3/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill tapestry embroidered with wool
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Square shawl of wool twill tapestry with design of central black floral medallion; surrounding design, in polychrome with a predominance of purple, of very large scale scrolling boteh motif, palmette and ogive-framed plant; outer border embroidered of small niches, each on a different background-color, each enclosing a blossom; shawl woven in sections and stitched together.
Gift from Mrs. William S. Carlisle to the MFA, September 11, 1953
Gift of Mrs. William S. Carlisle