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Small square shawl

Ecru silk ground, rather sheer, with bright polychrome silk embroidery in satin stitch in three corners; designed to be worn folded in triangle; in two corners small spray of rose buds, in third corner large spray of rose, carnation, and other flowers and strawberries surronded by powder of small...

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Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, 19th century

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Silk; embroidery, satin stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts