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Shawl

A work made of wool, patchwork of single interlocking 2:2 'z' twill tapestry weaves; embroidered in overcast stitches; "harlequin" tabs of pieced interlocking 2:2 'z' twill tapestry weaves; embroidered in flat stitches; warp fringe.
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  • A work made of wool, patchwork of single interlocking 2:2 'z' twill tapestry weaves; embroidered in overcast stitches; "harlequin" tabs of pieced interlocking 2:2 'z' twill tapestry weaves; embroidered in flat stitches; warp fringe.

Date:

1867/73

Artist:

India

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Title

Shawl

Origin

India

Date

Made 1867–1873

Medium

Wool, patchwork of single interlocking 2:2 'Z' twill tapestry weaves; embroidered in overcast stitches; "Harlequin" tabs of pieced interlocking 2:2 'Z' twill tapestry weaves; embroidered in flat stitches; warp fringe

Dimensions

207.3 x 206.7 cm (81 5/8 x 81 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice B. Barrett

Reference Number

1924.479

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