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Shawl

Description

Burgundy wool brushed to a nap with silk braid trim arranged along borders for turnover shawl; braid pattern of grape leaves & squiggles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
brushwork
napping
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Brushed
brushwork
Leaf
napping
Shawl
shawls
vine scrolls
weaving
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
45 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.834
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
38781

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