Cashmere, silk throw; Unknown; Unknown; 2004_151

Name/Title

Cashmere, silk throw

About this object

Large cashmere and silk printed throw. Woven in natural colour with cashmere weft and a silk warp with this reversed at the edges and in lines throughout to create stripes in the warp length of cashmere and stripes in the weft in silk, the ends of the warp have been left tasselled. The finished weaving has then been colour printed around the edges and motifs in the centre in maroon, red, pink, green, blue and gold. The designs are geometric floral ones typical of the area where this weaving has its origins in Cashmere.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

cashmere + silk

Measurements

362cm length x 158cm width

Subject and Association Description

cashmere and silk throw

Credit Line

Mr Ray Bradley

Object Type

throw

Object number

2004_151

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
blue
cashmere
cream
gold
green
maroon
pashmina
pink
printing
red
silk
throw
weaving

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