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Lace Shawl

2015.62.151 (RS222753)

Description

Black lace shawl embellished with jet beads. Belonged to Charles Malcolm Watkins' grandmother Lura Burgess Thomas.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
"This belonged to Malcolm's great-grandmother Lura Burgess Thomas." (handwritten)
Material
lace (needlework)
Object type
Clothing; Outerwear
Descriptive terms
lace (needlework)
Shawl
shawls
Dimensions
51 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2015.62.151
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310857

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