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.),

Related Items

Title SHAWL Accession Number 1969.5450

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Dimensions

51 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5627