Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191020

Description

Large square black cotton shawl with short frayed fringe on two ends. The shawl has a narrow herringbone weave. The top and bottom both have selvage edges. On the top right corner is an area that has random off-white stitching in an oval like shape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
cotton (textile)
Shawl

Inscription

Black Chudder shawl from Mrs. Phillips" (handwritten note on piece of paper accompanied shawl)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P895

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

69 15/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1315