6 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
A JAMAWAR MOON SHAWL
KASHMIR, CIRCA 1820-30
woven with a field of sloping blue boteh in blue on an ivory ground, the moons with delicate floral tracery
68in. square (164cm.)
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See Frank Ames, The Cashmire Shawl, plate 153 for a a shawl of similar type.
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