Object Place: Kashmir, India
Overall: 161 x 337.5cm (63 3/8 x 132 7/8in.) Other (fringe): 9cm (3 9/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill tapestry embroidered with wool
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Long rectangular shawl with red herringbone ground and narrow embroidered border (double on two ends) of small-scale boteh motifs, ogives and palmettes in arches and a single large boteh in each corner embroidered with polychrome wools; short warp fringe on two ends.
Gift from Mary Newbold Patterson Hale (Mrs. Richard Walden Hale) to the MFA, June 16, 1953
Gift of Mary Newbold Patterson Hale, (Mrs. Richard Walden Hale)