Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191341

Description

Long rectangular ivory lace shawl. The entire shawl has floral and leaf designs and all four edges are scalloped and have tiny loops of threads around the scallops. Where there is no design, the lace has a net-like appearance. The shawl also has a sheer to it in certain lights. The pattern is more scattered in the center and gets more concentrated towards the ends and edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
lace (needlework)
Shawl

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P936

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

98 1/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1356