Sheer, square, white shawl

North African
mid-19th century


Object Place: Africa

Dimensions

164.2 x 160 cm (64 5/8 x 63 in.)

Accession Number

50.2713

Medium or Technique

Wool and silk gauze weave

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Narrow stripes of wool and silk, gauze weave; warp and weft ends form short fringe on all four sides; a number of moth holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna B. Stearns