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    Sale 5901

    Christie's Interiors

    3 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 33

    A JAMAWAR SHAWL

    KASHMIR, THIRD QUARTER OF THE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JAMAWAR SHAWL
    KASHMIR, THIRD QUARTER OF THE 19TH CENTURY
    the later black field flanked by borders of addorsed boteh, each corner with a circular medallion, with embroidered inscription
    200cm. square


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    This shawl may have been fashioned from a long shawl to comply with the fashions of the 1860s for square shawls.

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