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SHAWL

Description

Large scale floral allover pattern; ivory silk; allover floral embroidery; ivory silk satin stitch; large scale lotus & peony w/ large lotus in each corner; floral garland border; 10" long fringe w/ 7 rows of knots (= 12" total).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
SHAWL
shawls
Dimensions
63 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3517.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13713

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