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1959

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Shawl (India)

This is a Shawl. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is wool and its technique is embroidered on twill weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 177 x 177 cm (5 ft. 9 11/16 in. x 5 ft. 9 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Shawl (India); wool; H x W: 177 x 177 cm (5 ft. 9 11/16 in. x 5 ft. 9 11/16 in.); 1959-172-1

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