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Shawl

The ground is of red wool. The main border, which is red, is surrounded by a border of palm forms, set obliquely. In the corners are palm forms and twisted stems. On the edge are large palm forms separated by twisted stems bearing conventional leaves. The shawl is surrounded by a border of...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury

Possibly French (provincial), 1825–30

Object Place

France

Accession Number

13.2796

Medium or Technique

Wool; woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes