Skip to content

Search Collections

Shawl

1919.39 (RS266831)

Description

Cream ground with border of black swags of lace with bright red and purple flowers; inner border of delicate branchwork in purple and green; tied on silk fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Branch
Floral
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
SHAWL
shawls
Silk
silk (textile)
Swag
swags
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
30.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.39
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
28606
Related Items
Title Kerchief? Accession number 1963.293 Notes 1963.293 SHAWL Relationship Similar item

Comments