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Wool shawl

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Large, rectangular, mantle-like shawl with two bottom corners curved. White wool twill-woven ground printed with red, pink, blue, green, golden yellow, rose, brown and black. Complicated pattern of plain red or black and white checkered grounds decorated with ovoid medallions reminiscent of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen Bernice Sweeney

Probably Scottish, About 1860

Object Place

Scotland

Dimensions

Overall: 151 x 325.5cm (59 7/16 x 128 1/8in.)

Accession Number

58.1176

Medium or Technique

Printed Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes