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Shawl Fragment (India), ca. 1840

This is a Shawl fragment. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1954. Its medium is wool and its technique is twill weave with embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Evsei Beloussoff. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Evsie Beloussoff.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 69.5 × 37 cm (27 3/8 × 14 9/16 in.)

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Shawl Fragment (India), ca. 1840; wool; H x W: 69.5 × 37 cm (27 3/8 × 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Evsie Beloussoff; 1954-58-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Paisley.

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