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Kashmir shawl
  • India
  • Kashmir shawl, 1820s
  • Where object was made: Kashmir, India
  • cashmere, twill
  • Object Length/Width: 317.5 x 124.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 125 x 49 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0751
Label Text

Fine white cashmere shawl with a plain field and twill tapestry (kani). It has wide borders on two ends with a cone pattern in blue and red. It has a small border on all four sides.