Shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-49262

Description

Sheer cream ground, threads have brown spot dye to create salt and pepper in (is?, with?) 1/2" wide border with narrow bright blue silk stripe; broad black stripe on side of unknown fiber that was highly glazed before and possibly after, weaving, so that it keeps an open weave.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
textiles
Women's clothing
Unidentified Textile
SHAWL

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

65 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1975.196