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Shawl

Possibly English (Norwich)
19th century


Object Place: Turkey (?)

Dimensions

275.59 cm (108 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1162

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red wool with machine-woven decorated ends in gold, purple, red, black, and light blue wool forming horizontal desings of botehs, fan-shapes, and other geometrical forms; diamonds woven in polychrome wool along selvedges. Condition: Very good.

Credit Line

Estate of Quincy A. Shaw