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Shawl

2006.44.1326 (RS12102)

Description

Large ivory silk embroidered shawl with long fringe. The square shaped shawl has fringe on all four sides. The central panel of the shawl has three bands of embroidery. Along the outer edge is a band of embroidered leaves and flowers. The middle band is has different squares of flowering plants. The inner band consists of four large flowers embroidered in each corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silk (fiber)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Shawl
shawls
silk (fiber)
Dimensions
59 14/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1326
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191056

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