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Sheer, square, white shawl

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Narrow stripes of wool and silk, gauze weave; warp and weft ends form short fringe on all four sides; a number of moth holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna B. Stearns

North African, mid-19th century

Object Place

Dimensions

164.2 x 160 cm (64 5/8 x 63 in.)

Accession Number

50.2713

Medium or Technique

Wool and silk gauze weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes