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Shawl

German
late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: German

Dimensions

96" x 46" (243.8 x 116.8 cm.)

Accession Number

49.535

Medium or Technique

Cotton warp and linen weft; weft-faced plain weave; block printed on both sides

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fine wool shawl with cotton warps, block-printed on both sides in a design to imitate a Saltillo serape with bright synthetic colors. Eight-pointed star in the center. Added cotton knotted fringe

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection