TITLE

Antiques: Kashmir shawls

AUTHOR(S)
Mellow, J.R.
PUB. DATE
March 1988
SOURCE
Architectural Digest;Mar1988, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p154
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
There are four distinct periods in the 300-year history of the sumptuously colored, flowered, patterned textiles of Kashmir, India. Each period corresponds to an era of occupation by invaders. These exotic weavings have been referred to as the `woven jewels' of Kashmir.
ACCESSION #
8800005521

 

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