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"Turn-Around" Shawl

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2845B
Lot:
79
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

"Turn-Around" Shawl, Kashmir, c. 1840, 5 ft. 7 in. x 5 ft. 7 in.

Literature: For similar examples please see The Kashmir Shawl and its Indo-French Influence, Frank Ames, 1997, plate 42, p. 169, plate 134, p. 322; and Shawls of the East from Kerman to Kashmir, 2003, Parviz Nemati, pp. 314-15.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

crude repairs, scattered holes, staining


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Keywords

Parviz Nemati, Frank Ames, Culture of Jammu and Kashmir, Economy of Jammu and Kashmir, Indian clothing, Kashmir, Kerman, Paisley, Pakistani clothing, Pashmina, Persian clothing, Shawl

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