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Asian Art

Square Shawl with Borders of Interlocking Twill Tapestry and Embroidery

19th century

Wool twill with embroidery

69 × 69 1/8 in. (175.3 × 175.6 cm)
Gift of Mrs. George St. J. Sheffield
1936.105
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Mrs. George St. John Sheffield (Amelia Maxcy Daggett) (1850–1937), Providence, RI; gifted in 1936 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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