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Asian Art

Square shawl, interlocking twill tapestry

19th century

wool

85 × 86 in. (215.9 × 218.4 cm)
Gift of Chauncey B. Tinker, B.A. 1899
1945.144
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Professor Chauncey Brewster Tinker (1876–1963), New Haven, Conn; gift in 1945 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.