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March 13, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

Rumal Shawl

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Auction: Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2884BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 13, 2016 12:00PM


Rumal Shawl, Kashmir, c. 1840, 5 ft. 10 in. x 6 ft. 2 in.

Literature: For similar examples please see The Kashmir Shawl and its Indo-French Influence, Frank Ames, 1997, plate 172, p. 357; Woven Masterpieces of Sikh Heritage, Frank Ames, 1997, plate 107, p. 157; and Shawls of the East from Kerman to Kashmir, Parviz Nemati, 2003, p. 275, plate 41, pp. 313, 319.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Scattered holes in the black center.

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Parviz Nemati, Frank Ames