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Long Shawl (Turnover)

A work made of wool, 2:2 's' twill weave; embroidered with silk in laid work and couching; main warp and ground weft fringes.
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  • A work made of wool, 2:2 's' twill weave; embroidered with silk in laid work and couching; main warp and ground weft fringes.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

India

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Title

Long Shawl (Turnover)

Origin

India

Date

1801–1900

Medium

Wool, 2:2 'S' twill weave; embroidered with silk in laid work and couching; main warp and ground weft fringes

Dimensions

215.3 × 152.5 cm (84 3/4 × 60 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James M. Hopkins

Reference Number

1956.139

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