This is a Shawl. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is wool and its technique is 2/2 twill tapestry (field); 2/2 twill double interlocked tapestry (inner border); 2/2 twill tapestry patches embroidered mainly in stem stitch. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. George Albrecht.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 165 x 165 cm (5 ft. 4 15/16 in. x 5 ft. 4 15/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Shawl (India); wool; H x W: 165 x 165 cm (5 ft. 4 15/16 in. x 5 ft. 4 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. George Albrecht; 1967-32-1