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Shawl

Description

Black cashmere, fringed ends; double band with blue, orange serpentine pattern applied at border; 2 embroidered paisley motifs at corner; folded diagonally to show motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
1) Signature of weaver/embroiderer in Indian(?) 2) Tag - ""6 (or C) 5576""
Location of origin
India
Material
cashmere (wool)
embroidering
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cashmere
cashmere (wool)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
paisley
Paisley
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
SHAWL
shawls
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1990.514
GUSN
13642

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