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Paisley shawl

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Scottish, paisley, reversible shawl. Kashmir imitation. tabby-woven, with silk warps and silk or wool wefts. Pattern shows small floral and cone motifs and large conventionalized floral and arch motifs superimposed on a ground of wide and narrow stripes. Same pattern on reverse, in opposite...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Endicott

Scotlish, 1865–70

Object Place

Paisley, Scotland


175.5 x 173.5 cm (69 1/8 x 68 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.735 x 1.755 m

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Medium or Technique

Silk and wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts