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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 501

    TWO FINE IVORY SHAWLS

    KASHMIR, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO FINE IVORY SHAWLS
    KASHMIR, 19TH CENTURY
    the first ivory plain pashmina woven in herringbone pattern, with twisted fringed ends; and a square ivory jamawar shawl, Kashmir, circa 1830, woven with four corner boteh in pink and blue flowers, with a dhor of trailing floral ribbons, for the European market
    65 x 140in. (164 x 356cm.) and
    59 x 63in. (150 x 160cm.) (2)


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