Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Kashmir shawl
  • India or Pakistan
  • Kashmir shawl, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Punjab, India or Pakistan
  • cashmere, wool, twill, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 167.3 x 172.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 68 x 66 in
    Object Length: Fringe 5 cm
    Object Length: Fringe 2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0464
Description
Exhibitions

White cashmere square "Kasawa" shawl with one embroidered cone design in each corner at border and wide woven border on two adjacent sides. It has a small border on the other two sides. It has very fine weave.