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Shawl

2006.44.1350 (RS12312)

Description

Cream wool knitted shawl. The shawl is rectangular with rounded corners and is very loosely knitted. There is a wide border around the outside that is knitted with a loose interconnected diamond pattern and a scalloped edge. The center rectangle is of a tighter weave with an interconnected diamond pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Sholder Shall White / knitted" (Handwritten not in pencil on a sticker attached to a piece of newspaper.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Shawl
shawls
wool (textile)
Dimensions
45 11/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1350
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191162

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