Asian Art

Square shawl of interlocking twill tapestry

1860s

Wool, interlocked twill weave, patchwork construction.

191 x 200.7 cm. 75 x 78 3/4 in.
Bequest of Louise Wallace Hackney
1945.433
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal period (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

The Kashmir Shawl, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 15–16, 20, 32, 34, no. 17, fig. 7.

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