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Paisley shawl

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White ground (silk warp, wool weft) with all-over design of fantastic flowers on slender stems, in bright red, blue, yellow, green, and black; border on all four sides of similar blossoms; white silk fringe sewed on all four sides; several small moth holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)

English (Norwich),

Object Place

Norwich, England

Dimensions

157 x 11.5 cm (61 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: W: 0.570 m; L: 0.615 m

Accession Number

49.438

Medium or Technique

Silk, wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes