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Asian Art

Borders of a shawl of interlocked twill tapestry

ca. 1825

Goat fleece, interlocked twill tapestry, loom woven

36 5/8 × 53 1/8 in. (93 × 135 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5257
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

The Kashmir Shawl, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 28, 30, no. 12, ill.

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