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woman's shawl (abocchnai)
  • Pakistan
  • woman's shawl (abocchnai), late 1800s or early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Sind, Pakistan
  • silk, embroidering,cotton
  • Paper Type: stem, chain stitch
  • Object Length/Width: 75.5 x 51.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 191 x 131 cm
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0848
Label Text

Woman's shawl that is decorated with crowded rows of red fan-shaped flowers on a green base with borders of flowering plants, on an off-white ground. It is decorated with embroidery.