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SHAWL

Description

Cream ground of cotton twill & silk w/ sewn on narrow border of orange, red, green & tan; w/ paisley border at one end; wool patterning wefts & silk warps on border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1835
Location of origin
Europe
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
twill
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
machine-made
paisley
Paisley
SHAWL
shawls
Silk
silk (textile)
Twill
twill
weaving
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
59 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.32
GUSN
40128

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