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Shawl

Scottish (Paisley)
After 1865


Object Place: Paisley, Scotland

Dimensions

160.02 x 327.66 cm (63 x 129 in.)

Accession Number

1989.346

Medium or Technique

Wool; jacquard-woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rectangular shawl. Jacquard-woven; wool. Red ground with paisley motifs highlighted in white, black, green and light blue. The motifs are edged with stylized carnation forms. Bright red center medallion. Woven mihrab borders with self-colored fringes. Condition: Good. A few small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley A. Miller