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Asian Art

Long shawl with twill woven borders and embroidery

19th century

Wool, interlocking twill tapestry, loom woven and embroidered

202 3/8 × 56 5/16 in. (514 × 143 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5255
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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