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Shawl

Azoran
About 1874


Object Place: Fayal, Azores

Dimensions

115.5 cm (45 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

56.856

Medium or Technique

pina cloth; knitted?

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted. Pina fibre. Triangular in shape, with rounded points. Ivory-colored fibre; main field shows all-over scale pattern; border (wide on two short sides, narrow on longest side) shows larger scales. Shallow scalloped edges. Good condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Pease