SHAWL

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1867

GUSN

GUSN-13743

Description

Black handmade Chantilly lace; net ground; embroidered; large triangular shape; central floral arrangement w/ sprays toward ends; serpentine band entwined w/ floral garland; geometric floral border of hexagonal shape linked to U-shaped medallions; scalloped all around; 2 seams at shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
SHAWL

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5622