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Shawl


Dimensions

145 x 159 cm (57 1/16 x 62 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.59 x 1.45

Accession Number

15.514

Medium or Technique

Cashmere

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is bright red. In the center is a medallion filled with small flowers. In each corner are sections of similar medallions. The rest of the main field is covered with vertical lines of symmetrical, angular plant forms and angular pear forms, set obliquely. On four sides are narrow floral guard bands. The colors are light green, yellow, light and dark blue, red and white.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection