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Square shawl

Scottish (Paisley)
second half of 19th century


Object Place: Paisley, Scotland

Dimensions

165.5 cm (65 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.72

Medium or Technique

Wool, twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Reversible design; ground of white wool twill with bands of varying widths; woven with polychrome wools and silks, in palmette and minute geometric form; knotted fringe of white wool and colored wool and silk yarns; a few small moth holes and stains.

Provenance

Gift of (the late) Miss Constance Morse (through her sister Miss Lucy A. Morse)

Credit Line

Gift of (the late) Miss Constance Morse (through her sister, Miss Lucy A. Morse)