Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191030

Description

Rectangular red wool shawl with fringe. The wool has a tiny herringbone pattern. The shawl has fringe at both ends and a tiny gold herringbone stitch along the edges. The shawl was wrapped in "The Boston Herald February 19, 1925" labeled "little old red shawl".

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
wool (textile)
Shawl

Inscription

"Little old red shawl" (handwritten on The Boston Herald)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P898

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

64 3/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1318