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Long rectangular shawl

White (cream) silk ground; deep double border at each end of cone motif, blue and green and red predominating; narrow border along sides of minute flowering vine; all borders of cotton and sewed to ground; many small brownish stains; said to have been Joanna (Brown) Kinsman's wedding mantle, winter...

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Provenance

Anonymous gift (from Mrs. Samuel Cabot)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Scottish (Paisley),

Object Place

Paisley, Scotland

Accession Number

50.3127

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes