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Shawl

White muslin embroidered with strips of gilt metal and cream colored silk in a design of undulating lines and sprays of flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

18th–19th century

Accession Number

20.913

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes