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Shawl

Description

Brilliant yellow plain weave of tied on knotted fringe forming tassles; embroidered all over with main motifs in opposite corners in floral and branches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1850
Inscriptions
Embroidered chinese characters sewn on corner.
Material
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
SHAWL
shawls
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Women's clothing
Dimensions
32.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.526
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hope Gray
GUSN
40621

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