Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191355

Description

Long rectangular beige net shawl with geometric gold metal details. At both end of the shawl there are rows of geometric detailing including triangles, dots, Christmas tree shapes and more triangles. Down the center of the shawl are diamonds of alternating sizes that have a diamond shaped grid pattern inside them. The three large diamonds also have smaller diamonds attached to the other two corners. All around these diamond patterns are regular spaced tiny diamond shapes made from four pieces of folded metal each. Along the two long sides of the shawl there is a repeating Z pattern made in metal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
net (textile)
metal
Shawl

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P940

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

88 10/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1360