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Shawl

1939.560 (RS266256)

Description

White w/ embroidered border in red, blue, yellow & black; border arranged for shawl to be folded diagonally so that the lower layer hangs below the upper layer to display its 6-1/2" border; upper layer has double border; innermost has separate sewn-on fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1900
Inscriptions
Label: ""42231""
Location of origin
India
Material
cashmere (wool)
embroidering
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cashmere
cashmere (wool)
Embroidered
embroidering
SHAWL
shawls
weaving
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
69 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.560
GUSN
13636

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