Paisley style Long Shawl; mid 19th C

Paisley style Long Shawl; mid 19th C

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Description (Brief)
Paisley style jacquard woven long shawl. Asymmetrical white center, bordering on areas of blue, green and red. Elongated narrow curlved tip buta/cone or paisley motifs at each end, with dense foliate patterning surrounding, in dull blues and reds; Silk warp and wool weft. mid through 3rd quarter 19th C.
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Object Name
Shawl, Paisley
ID Number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Daniel Gardner
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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