See more objects with the color rosybrown maroon darkolivegreen darkolivegreen darkolivegreen or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1901

  • Work on this object began.

1974

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Shawl (India)

This is a Shawl. It is dated 20th century and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is cotton, silk, glass and its technique is buttonhole, outline, and backstitch on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 139.5 x 193.5 cm (54 15/16 in. x 6 ft. 4 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Shawl (India); cotton, silk, glass; H x W: 139.5 x 193.5 cm (54 15/16 in. x 6 ft. 4 3/16 in.); 1974-71-4

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18484403/ |title=Shawl (India) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=21 May 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>