Skip to content

Search Collections

Shawl

Description

Dull purplish red wool twill with allover sprig pattern of cream paisley with blue flowers; silk warp and wool weft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Location of origin
Europe
Material
silk (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
paisley
Paisley
SHAWL
shawls
Silk
silk (textile)
Sprig
weaving
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
54.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.186
GUSN
27399

Comments