Square Shawl with Floral Medallions and Paisley Palmettes Maker: Unknown

1860s

Asian Art

Not on view
Medium

Wool, interlocked twill weave, embroidered, pieced construction

Dimensions

75 × 78 3/4 in. (190.5 × 200 cm)

Credit Line

Bequest of Louise Wallace Hackney

Accession Number

1945.433

Geography
Culture
Period

Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Louise Wallace Hackney (died 1945); beqeathed in 1945 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • The Kashmir Shawl, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 15–16, 20, 32, 34, no. 17, fig. 7
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

clothing, shawls

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