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Square shawl

Reversible design; ground of white wool twill with bands of varying widths; woven with polychrome wools and silks, in palmette and minute geometric form; knotted fringe of white wool and colored wool and silk yarns; a few small moth holes and stains.


Gift of (the late) Miss Constance Morse (through her sister Miss Lucy A. Morse)

Credit Line

Gift of (the late) Miss Constance Morse (through her sister, Miss Lucy A. Morse)

Scottish (Paisley), second half of 19th century

Object Place

Paisley, Scotland

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool, twill


Textiles and Fashion Arts