Embroidered Kashmir Long Shawl, first half 19th century

Description (Brief):

Embroidered Kashmir Long Shawl, first half 19th century. Solid black rectangular center, embroidered side borders, 3" wide in a minute, detailed pattern; 19" wide embroidered end borders.

Date Made: mid 19th century1800-1850

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Kashmir

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Gracie K. Richards

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.T02604.000Catalog Number: T02604.000

Object Name: ShawlShawl, Kashmir

Physical Description: twill weave, embroidered (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 100 in x 22 in; 254 cm x 55.88 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-577b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_621453

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