Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191161

Description

Large, square, heather gray wool shawl. Two of the edges have selvages and the other two have short fringes of the same wool made by fraying the fabric and twisting the ends together. There is a large noticeable yellow stain in the center of the shawl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
wool (textile)
Shawl

Inscription

"Old fason chall / gray" (Handwritten note in pencil on a sticker.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P929

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

59 8/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1349