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Shawl of Joined Fragments

Object Name:
Shawl of joined fragments
Date:
late 18th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Kashmir
Medium:
Pashmina wool; twill weave, double interlocking twill tapestry weave, pieced
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 115 in. (292.1 cm) W. 50 1/2 in. (128.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Costumes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Adrienne Minassian, 1994
Accession Number:
1997.319
Not on view
Adrienne Minassian, New York (until d. 1994; bequeathed to MMA)
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