Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191326

Description

Square black cotton shawl with medium length fringe on all four sides. The fringe has two rows of decorative knotting which crisscrosses the threads into diamond patterns and the fringe then extends from the last row of knots. On one end there is a band composed of single olive green threads that are woven into the fabric and extend from one end of the fringe to the other. There are approximately twenty-one rows of olive green threads.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
cotton (textile)
Shawl

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P932

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

74 1/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1352