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Shawl

Description

Sheer white cotton; embroidered in white cotton outlined in silver (possibly silver gilt) with meandering floral motif on 2 sides of border with large motif at intersecting corner with scattered sprigs above; woven metallic stripe on all sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1855
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
SHAWL
shawls
Women's clothing
Dimensions
64 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.197
GUSN
40199

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