European shawl; Paisely style; mid 19th C.

European shawl; Paisely style; mid 19th C.

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Description (Brief)
Paisley-type shawl, 19th c., Red field with deep patterned ends having split-tip celery style elongated narrow curving buta, and subsidiary border with arched niche and palm pattern. Harlequin end borders and fringes.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
shawl
Measurements
overall: 128 in x 63 3/4 in; 325.12 cm x 161.925 cm
ID Number
TE.T18050.00S
accession number
323475
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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