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Square shawl with bright red cneter and border design of palmette pattern, palmettes alternately facing up and down, many of leaves or petals in cone shape, outer border simulating squares of different colored materials, design woven in bright polychrome, short warp fringe on two ends; a number...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

Probably Scottish (Paisley), 1860s

Object Place

Paisley, Scotland

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool; woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts