SHAWL

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13719

Description

Red wool twill w/ red wool fringe; large loom woven paisley sewn into each corner (red wool cut away); base & tip of paisley is embroidered; border is loom woven; paisley border in green, yellow, red & blue; polychrome geometric floral garland enclosed by 2 geometric bands in black, orange, red & white; borders & paisleys are handstitched together.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
SHAWL

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

51 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5627

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