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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 5 annotated samples of Kashmir Shawl border fragment or pattern sample. Twill tapestry woven organic design with embroidered detail. Samples are attached to appertures with tape. Two samples show striped woven sections. Exhibit card from original box entitled 'CPA Ltd/Alizarian Prints/ Indigo Prints (includes more Kashmir)'
Inv. No.: 2011.31

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