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Large triangular shawl

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Large triangular shawl of white muslin embroidered with white thread in chain stitch, all over design of scrolling and vermiform lines with stylized blossoms, leaves, and berries in interspaces, edges deeply and irregularly scalloped, border design of rosettes with stylized blossoming stems...

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Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, 1835–40

Object Place

France

Dimensions

126.5 cm (49 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2613

Medium or Technique

Cotton, muslin, embroidered, chain stitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes