Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191093

Description

Long rectangular green net shawl embroidered with gold metallic thread. Edges of shawl have a double line of gold thread as a border. Edges of the green net are folded over and sewn into the gold thread border to create a finished edge. At both ends of the shawl, there is an identical design done in gold metallic thread. The design consists of a wavy rectangle with approximately ten branch and leaf designs running through it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
net (textile)
thread
Shawl

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P925

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

23 4/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1345