Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Kashmir shawl
  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • Kashmir shawl, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • cashmere, wool, embroidering, twill
  • Object Length/Width: 176.8 x 178.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 69 1/2 x 70 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0462

Kashmir shawl (identified as Chandar, Khatraaz Style) twill tapestry with fine wool or cashmere embroidery.