Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-12085

Description

Iridescent white over purple silk ground; purple damask weave; very large floral border; slightly smaller floral motifs in body; purple and white hand-tied fringe; very large square.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
damask
silk (textile)
weaving
floral patterns
Silk
Damask
Woven
Floral
SHAWL

Additional Identification Number

WHS 347 (2)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.348