Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191008

Description

Long rectangular orange silk shawl. The shawl has a pale tan and peach center and progresses through various shades of orange until it reaches a dark orange at the top and bottom edges. There are three wide orange bands along the top and bottom edges. The ends of the shawl are bound with a band that follows the same color progression as the center panel. There is a tag sewn into the upper left corner "A.P. Phillips". There is a large rectangular section of the shawl missing from the bottom right corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
silk (textile)
Shawl

Inscription

"A.P. Phillips" (Sewn into the upper left corner)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P883

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

33 14/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1303