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Shawl

Description

Iridescent white over purple silk ground; purple damask weave; very large floral border; slightly smaller floral motifs in body; purple and white hand-tied fringe; very large square.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Material
damask
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
damask
Damask
Floral
floral patterns
SHAWL
shawls
Silk
silk (textile)
weaving
Woven
Accession Number
1993.348
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12085

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