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Shawl

1928.40 (RS163940)

Description

White center with 17" border of repeated botehs, primarily blue with red; 5" inner border of titled botehs; sewn-on borders; possibly silk warp in the side borders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Inscriptions
Embroidered with the maker's mark.
Location of origin
Kashmir
Material
cashmere (wool)
weaving
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cashmere (wool)
Shawl
shawls
weaving
Dimensions
54 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.40
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Howard Van Sinderen
GUSN
31923

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