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SHAWL

Description

Black handmade Chantilly lace; net ground; embroidered; large triangular shape; central floral arrangement w/ sprays toward ends; serpentine band entwined w/ floral garland; geometric floral border of hexagonal shape linked to U-shaped medallions; scalloped all around; 2 seams at shoulder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1867
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
SHAWL
shawls
Accession Number
1969.5622
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13743

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