Object Place: Kashmir, India
Overall: 143 x 355cm (56 5/16 x 139 3/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill tapestry embroidered with wool
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Long rectangular pieced shawl of wool twill tapestry with some embroidered accents in white, red, yellow, green, blue, purple, magenta and black; design in main field of central white fleur-de-lis with embroidered inscription, surrounded by very elongated boteh motifs with scrolled ends; border on all four sides with design of continuous S-curves with small boteh motifs; on each end of shawl is a narrow embroidered border with tab fringe.
Gift from Mrs. Donald Scott to the MFA, November 19, 1969
Gift of Mrs. Donald Scott