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A triangular shawl

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A triangular shawl of sheer cream colored cotton edged with bobbin lace, embroidered on two short edges and in center back in design of slender vine with minute leaves, bearing berries, fruit and quatre foil, adn cinq foil blossoms, seperate sprays of flowers in center back with several blossoms...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. Bertram Williams

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

241.5 x 95.5 cm (95 1/16 x 37 5/8 x 95 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1895

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidery, and linen bobbin lace

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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