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Square shawl

French
late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

143 x 134 cm (56 5/16 x 52 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3129

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton ground printed with powder of minute group of three berries in red, blue and neutral yellow; border, central medallion and quarter medallion in each corner of small scale flowers and berries against black or very dark brown.

Provenance

Anonymous gift (from Mrs. Samuel Cabot)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift