Turnover Shawl

possibly English (Norwich)
probably 1820–30


Object Place: Norwich, England

Dimensions

134.6 x 132.1 cm (53 x 52 in.)without fringe

Accession Number

45.911

Medium or Technique

Field: 2/2 S twill ground with supplementary discontinuous and continuous patterning wefts tied in 3/1 S twill, clipped; warp: wool?; main weft: wool: patterning wefts: wool; Border: 3/1 S twill ground with supplementary continuous patterning wefts tied in 2/2 S twill, clipped; Warp: silk; main weft: wool; patterning wefts: wool.

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Deep cream-colored ground. Paisley.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry R. Bowser