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Kashmir shawl
  • India or Pakistan
  • Kashmir shawl, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: Kashmir, India or Pakistan
  • cashmere, embroidering, wool, twill
  • Object Length/Width: 137.2 x 137.2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 54 x 54 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0454

White cashmere square shawl with one large medallion in embroidery, surrounded by eight smaller applied medallions and an embroidered border. It has an orange, circular stamp in one corner.