Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-40061

Description

Sheer white cotton; embroidered and hem stitched border on all sides; 21 1/2" inner border at ends with paisley (boteh) motifs outlined with drawnwork scalloped edge, sprigged center; rectangular.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
textiles
Unidentified Textile
SHAWL

Inscription

Stamped on twill tape: ""Stevens"" Possibly George Stevens of Narragansett, RI?

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Dimensions

31 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1938.1432