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Shawl

Description

Of square form with a red center and a wide inner paisley patterned border with large cones at the corners in shades of green, blue and purple. The narrow inner border has leaf pattern in the same palette. There is red fringe on two ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Location of origin
Scotland
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
jacquard
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
jacquard
Jacquard
paisley
Paisley
SHAWL
shawls
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
56 x 56.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.679
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11457

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