Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1835-1850

GUSN

GUSN-32341

Description

Sheer; off-white ground; pink edge; 6" outer border of brown and red daisies with green leaves; inner border ofbrown and red border on purple cloud-like ground; tied-on silk fringe ("seam of weave coarse enough that fringe looks like its coming from warp ends" - Nancy Rexford.)

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
Women's clothing
Silk
Leno Weave
Transfer Printed
Garland
SHAWL

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Dimensions

37.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon

Accession Number

1928.973