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Shawl

Description

Of rectangular form, pale green wool printed with polychrome sprig devices within an inner border of festooned "lancet window" motif and an outer border of segmented paisley devices. There is self fringe at the ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
India
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
68 x 62 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1749
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11551

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