Fragment of the border of a cashmere shawl

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Historical period(s)
late 19th century
Medium
Wool
Dimensions
H x W: 130 x 31.5 cm (51 3/16 x 12 3/8 in)
Geography
India, Kashmir
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.409
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile
Type

Shawl

Keywords
India, twill
Provenance

From at least 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), from at least 1909 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Textile List, no. 40, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum