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Long rectangular shawl

Spanish
first half of 19th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

64.2 x 281 cm (25 1/4 x 110 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.493

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long rectangular shawl of blonde lace, irregularly scalloped, border formed by large scale stylized blossoms and leaves, at each of short ends a large scale floral spray extending almost to center of shawl, in very center of shawl a single large scale arrangement of roses; tender, many small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Clara Culver Gilbert