Object Place: Kashmir, India
Overall: 131.5 x 265cm (51 3/4 x 104 5/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill tapestry weave, embroidered with wool
Not On View
Shawl of wool twill tapestry with central field of red and deep borders on each crosswise end with design of row of boteh motifs composed of small scale flowers woven with polychrome wools; border on two long sides of floral cones embroidered with polychrome wools; single cone of twill tapestry weave set in each inner corner; short piece of fringed red wool sewed on each short end.
Gift from Miss Gertrude Townshed to the MFA, November 8, 1951
Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend