Kashmir (Paisley) Shawl
This 19th-century wool shawl of traditional boteh (paisley in Persian) design surrounding a central medallion in white color and with multiple borders is a wonderful textile and can be used as a table cover or a wall hanging. Always considered a luxury item these shawls have been collected and worn by fashionable women for centuries.
- Dimensions: 5’4” x 10’9″
- Date of Manufacture: 4th Quarter 19th Century
- Place of Origin: India
- Material: Wool pile on cotton foundation
- Condition: Several some small holes in the white center medallion
Rug ID: 1251