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Description

Squared w/ rounded corners; small; ivory silk; embroidered all over in ivory silk w/ scrolling floral trail w/ large peony at 2 opposing corners; ivory fringe w/ 4 rows of knots & ivory tassels; worked in satin stitch; 3" fringe knotted into tassels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1850
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
scarves (costume accessories)
SHAWL
Dimensions
36 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.6962
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13721
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