Cashmere Textile
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1927.79
Title
Cashmere Textile
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
c. 1800
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, India, Kashmir
Culture
Indian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Twill tapestry-woven pashmina (goat hair)
Dimensions
76.52 x 141.61 cm (30 1/8 x 55 3/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1927
Object Number
1927.79
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Earthly Paradise: Gardens in Islamic Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/08/1993 - 08/22/1993

Silver and Shawls: India, Europe, and the Colonial Art Market, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 08/27/2005 - 01/29/2006

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