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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 15 annotated samples of Kashmir Shawl border fragment or pattern sample. Twill tapestry are designed with embroidered organic detail. Some of the samples are attached to apertures with tape, and several have numbers written in ink. Exhibit card from original box entitled 'Museum exhibit card, Kasmhmir shawls'
Inv. No.: 2011.40

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