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Shawl

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

174 cm (68 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.464

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Square silk shawl; dark blue ground, on two ends three wide and two narrow bands brocaded with silks to simulate white ribbons with scalloped edges, each having central red and pink and green rose sepentine; similar design, in warp figure, on two other edges; warp fringe on two ends.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Sarah L. Bates