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Shawl

2006.44.1318 (RS11483)

Description

Rectangular red wool shawl with fringe. The wool has a tiny herringbone pattern. The shawl has fringe at both ends and a tiny gold herringbone stitch along the edges. The shawl was wrapped in "The Boston Herald February 19, 1925" labeled "little old red shawl".

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Little old red shawl" (handwritten on The Boston Herald)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Shawl
shawls
wool (textile)
Dimensions
64 3/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1318
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191030

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