Requires Photography

Shawl

English
Probably 1890s


Object Place: England

Dimensions

120 x 139 cm (47 1/4 x 54 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.39 x 1.20

Accession Number

15.1299

Medium or Technique

Silk; crêpe, printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Chinese crêpe, probably printed in England. White ground covered with irregular green forms; in the center is a large star-like form and on the sides, borders of palm and other conventional forms, printed with red, green, violet and black. An English interpretation of a Persian or Indian design.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. H. Jewell