Asian Art

Shawl

1830s

Goat fleece, interlocking twill tapestry

38 × 69 1/2 in. (96.52 × 176.53 cm) with backing: 38 × 79 1/2 in. (96.52 × 201.93 cm)
Gift of Geetanjali and Nayan Chanda in honor of Geetanjali’s mother, Amarjit Bhagwant Singh, and the Attic Collection, Delhi
2013.134.1
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
India, Mughal dynasty (1526–1857) or later
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

The Attic collection of Amarjit Bhagwant Singh, New Delhi, India, and then to her daughter Geetanjali Chanda, faculty at Yale.

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