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Woman's shawl

Printed silk with supplementary gilt weft. Design: blue and lime green lozenge-shapes, white/yellow diamonds with three purple blocks, and yellow/olive green squares on red background. Rayon fringe on three sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. R.W.J. Kingan

German or Italian, 1920–35

Object Place

Germany or Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts