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Shawl

2006.44.1300 (RS11335)

Description

Long, wide cream silk shawl. There are two parallel horizontal stripes of a thick cream weave on both the top and bottom. There are two vertical parallel stripes done in a thick weave with a shiny cream thread on both ends of the shawl. Both ends are folded over to create a thick hem and the seam has a decorative line of holes on each end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"No. 1223 750 Dennison MFG Co." (Rectangular price tag with teh bottom two corners cut off. It has a black decorative border with a black vine motif on the inside of the border.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Shawl
shawls
silk (textile)
Dimensions
40 9/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1300
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191001

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