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Shawl

Description

Paisley; light blue ground; inner edge printed with a scalloped border with floral sprigs and narrow floral garland with cross hatching in dark blue, green, gold, pink; lapet ends with large spikey pink paisley surrounded by sprigs; outer border printed with tilted paisleys, with branches toward center, with geometric bands with sprigs in same colors as above; applied fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1850
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
shawls
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1946.12
GUSN
54169

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