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Shawl

1918.763 (RS267969)

Description

Black silk crepe with damask border 5" wide of meandering design of sparse sprig of diamonds in center; tied-on fringe of silk thread all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1824
Location of origin
China
Material
crepe (textile)
damask
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Crepe
crepe (textile)
Damask
damask
Diamond
lozenges
marines (visual works)
Maritime
Meander
SHAWL
shawls
Silk
silk (textile)
weaving
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Woven
Dimensions
47 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.763
GUSN
28231

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