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Shawl

2006.44.1303 (RS11398)

Description

Long rectangular orange silk shawl. The shawl has a pale tan and peach center and progresses through various shades of orange until it reaches a dark orange at the top and bottom edges. There are three wide orange bands along the top and bottom edges. The ends of the shawl are bound with a band that follows the same color progression as the center panel. There is a tag sewn into the upper left corner "A.P. Phillips". There is a large rectangular section of the shawl missing from the bottom right corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"A.P. Phillips" (Sewn into the upper left corner)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Shawl
shawls
silk (textile)
Dimensions
33 14/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1303
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191008

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