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Paisley shawl

Dark blue silk ground with a powder of small red flowers. Across each end is a border of rows of "pear-shapes" made up of small flowers in red, white, green, and blue with touches of yellow. The gaurd bands have white grounds on which are vines in green, red, and blue. The design is woven...

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Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

English or Scottish,

Object Place

England or Scotland

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Textiles and Fashion Arts