Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191162

Description

Cream wool knitted shawl. The shawl is rectangular with rounded corners and is very loosely knitted. There is a wide border around the outside that is knitted with a loose interconnected diamond pattern and a scalloped edge. The center rectangle is of a tighter weave with an interconnected diamond pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
wool (textile)
Shawl

Inscription

"Sholder Shall White / knitted" (Handwritten not in pencil on a sticker attached to a piece of newspaper.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P930

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

45 11/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1350