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Shawl

1932.2018 (RS267985)

Description

Cream ground; 6" chocolate brown border with tortoise shell effects and flowers; 9" inner border of green and red flowers with blue and brown woven windowpane weave; knotted silk fringe all around; "square"

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1849
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
gauze
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Checked
checker pattern
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
gauze
Gauze
Leno Weave
SHAWL
shawls
Silk
silk (textile)
Transfer Printed
Windowpane
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
67 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2018
GUSN
35147

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