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Paisley shawl

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Woven with silk and cotton. The ground of the mainfield is a yellowish-red. Running diagonally across this are pear or palm forms between twisting vines. The ground of the main border is dark blue, in the corners, yellowish-red, the design is of pear or palm forms. The colors are violet, dark...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

British,

Object Place

Norwich, England

Dimensions

141 x 143 cm (55 1/2 x 56 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.43 x 1.41

Accession Number

15.771

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Silk; Imitation Kashmir weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes