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Shawl

1942.781 (RS266259)

Description

Red, green, white, turquoise & black striped paisley type w/ white, yellow, purple & magenta; botch & floral motif crossing over stripes; probably "long".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
Signature of maker chainstitched in white in corner.
Location of origin
India
Material
tapestry (process)
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
paisley
Paisley
SHAWL
shawls
Striped
stripes
tapestry (process)
Tapestry Weave
twill
Twill
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
52 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.781
GUSN
53155

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