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Shawl

1986.432 (RS24691)

Description

Rectangular form w/ fringed ends; patterned w/ stripes running the length of the piece w/ leaves and gulls and traditional "paisley" elements in shades of red, green, off-white, and blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
paisley
Paisley
SHAWL
shawls
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
118 x 56 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.432
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50838

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