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Shawl

Red wool with machine-woven decorated ends in gold, purple, red, black, and light blue wool forming horizontal desings of botehs, fan-shapes, and other geometrical forms; diamonds woven in polychrome wool along selvedges. Condition: Very good.

Credit Line

Estate of Quincy A. Shaw

Possibly English (Norwich), 19th century

Object Place

Turkey (?)

Accession Number

1988.1162

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes