Shawl

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Red shawl with a dense arrangement of elongated paisley and floral motifs.
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy Franklin Rolph
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
1855–1875
Accession Number
1980-38-5
made in
India for European market
Medium
Medium: wool Technique: embroidered on 2/2 twill weave; pieced together Label: wool embroidery on wool 2/2 twill weave; pieced together
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
costume & accessories
Shawl