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Fragment of shawl

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Long rectangular shawl; cream wool ground printed in polychrome with green and dark blue predominating; deep border (double) on two short ends and narrow outer border on all four sides, of cone motives with small-scale symmetrical floral sprays between cones; similar sprays powdered over ground;...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Pease

Scottish, first third of the 19th century

Dimensions

156.3 x 296 cm (61 9/16 x 116 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: W: 0.563 m; L: 2.960 m

Accession Number

51.1550

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes