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Shawl fragment

Scottish (Paisley)
about 1845


Dimensions

16.8 x 165 cm (6 5/8 x 64 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.65 x .168

Accession Number

21.267

Medium or Technique

2/1 Z twill patterned with supplementary continuous patterning wefts tied in 2/1 Z twill, clipped; Warp: silk; weft: wool; pattern weft: wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brilliant red ground with an all over design of “palm” or “cone” forms, and undulating lines, woven with light and dark blue, green and yellow.

Credit Line

Gift of Grenville H. Norcross and Mrs. Kingsmill Maris