Shawl of embroidered chevron twill Maker: Unknown

19th century

Asian Art

Not on view
Medium

Goat fleece, twill with silk embroidery

Dimensions

120 3/8 × 56 in. (305.8 × 142.2 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1937.5265

Geography
Culture
Period

Mughal dynasty (1526–1857) or later

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, possibly purchased in India; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • The Kashmir Shawl, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 32, no. 15, ill
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

clothing, shawls

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