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Kashmir Shawls
Date: early 20th Century
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Dimensions: 68 x 50 cm (26 3/4 x 19 11/16 in.)
Medium: card, cotton
Made in: India
Compiled in: Britain, Leeds
Description: Cream museum exhibit card from the Department of Colour Chemistry, displaying 7 annotated samples of Kashmir Shawl border fragment or pattern sample in different sizes. Twill tapestry woven organic design with embroidered detail, including pulled thread embroidery on one sample. Samples are attached to apertures with tape. Exhibit card from original box entitled 'Museum exhibit card, Kasmhmir shawls'
Inv. No.: 2011.43

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