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Shawl

2006.44.1349 (RS12302)

Description

Large, square, heather gray wool shawl. Two of the edges have selvages and the other two have short fringes of the same wool made by fraying the fabric and twisting the ends together. There is a large noticeable yellow stain in the center of the shawl.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Old fason chall / gray" (Handwritten note in pencil on a sticker.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Shawl
shawls
wool (textile)
Dimensions
59 8/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1349
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191161

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