Requires Photography

Border of a shawl or scarf

Scottish (Paisley) or English

Object Place: Scotland


Height x width: 11 13/16 x 18 5/16 in. (30 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



The ground is woven with white silk. The design of two borders consists of conventional pear or palm forms separated by flowers. The guard bands have a design of undulating lines bearing flowers in profile. The piece is woven with red, blue and green cotton and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection