Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-31924

Description

Robins egg blue ground with 3" border of red, pink, ochre and black quasi-Indian sprig motif; large square corner motif with quarter circles; with motif similar to border large center square tilted on diagonal with ochre ground with blue and red shawl sprigs natural tied-on fringe at warp ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
block printing (relief printing process)
silk (textile)
twill
wool (textile)
foliation (pattern)
Women's clothing
Silk
Wool
Twill
Transfer Printed
Sprig
SHAWL

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

India

Dimensions

39 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1928.41