Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191001

Description

Long, wide cream silk shawl. There are two parallel horizontal stripes of a thick cream weave on both the top and bottom. There are two vertical parallel stripes done in a thick weave with a shiny cream thread on both ends of the shawl. Both ends are folded over to create a thick hem and the seam has a decorative line of holes on each end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
silk (textile)
Shawl

Inscription

"No. 1223 750 Dennison MFG Co." (Rectangular price tag with teh bottom two corners cut off. It has a black decorative border with a black vine motif on the inside of the border.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P880

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

40 9/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1300