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Shawl

2006.44.1304 (RS11402)

Description

Ivory silk and net shawl with floral decoration. The ends of the shawl are cut at opposing angles, creating a trapezoid shape. Silk threads are woven into the net base to create the floral pattern on the shawl. The shawl has scalloped sides and ends created by circular flowered. The bottom edge has two rows of circular flowers. The center panel has twenty-seven parallel rows of smaller flowers with leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
net (textile)
silk (fiber)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
net (textile)
Shawl
shawls
silk (fiber)
Dimensions
27 6/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1304
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191007

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