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Shawl

Description

Of square form with fringe on all sides. It is printed with aubergine border enclosing a dense pattern of paisley devices. Primarily it is of palmettes and shaped medallions in shades of purple, violet, green, red and blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
printing (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
paisley
Paisley
printing (process)
SHAWL
shawls
Transfer Printed
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
60 x 60 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1748
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11550

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