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Shawl

2006.44.1315 (RS11469)

Description

Large square black cotton shawl with short frayed fringe on two ends. The shawl has a narrow herringbone weave. The top and bottom both have selvage edges. On the top right corner is an area that has random off-white stitching in an oval like shape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Black Chudder shawl from Mrs. Phillips" (handwritten note on piece of paper accompanied shawl)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Shawl
shawls
Dimensions
69 15/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1315
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191020

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