Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191056

Description

Large ivory silk embroidered shawl with long fringe. The square shaped shawl has fringe on all four sides. The central panel of the shawl has three bands of embroidery. Along the outer edge is a band of embroidered leaves and flowers. The middle band is has different squares of flowering plants. The inner band consists of four large flowers embroidered in each corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
silk (fiber)
Shawl

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P906

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

59 14/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1326