Overall: 126 x 62 3/4 in. ( 320 x 159.4 cm )
Jaquard woven wool harlequin paisley shawl in black, green, red, orange, blue and yellow, with the overall tone being orange and red; small black design at the center; there is a central design which runs the length of the shawl, being an elongated arabesque of plant and boteh design, the central design is flanked by arabesque lozenge design also running from end to end; there is an arabesque motif across the fringed warp ends, the long edges are selveged and green.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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