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Shawl

Date:
second half 19th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Delhi
Medium:
Cotton net and silk thread
Dimensions:
H. 72 in. (182.9 cm) W. 69 1/2 in. (176.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Costumes
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan L. Wolfe, 1956
Accession Number:
56.84.1
Not on view
Alan L. Wolfe, New York (until 1956; gifted to MMA)
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