Red, Blue, Yellow, and White Silk and Wool Paisley Shawl

Date: 1830-1835
ID: hdrx_b01s04_sh004

Description: Red ground; border of blue and yellow; slanted botas and corner motifs; silk warp; wool weft; poor condition.
Materials: silk, wool
Measurements: Width: 51 1/2"; Length: 51 3/4"

Gender: female

References: information from the Nancy Rexford Research Archive, box 1, section 4, card 4

Cataloger Name(s) and Date(s): Lydia Wilson (2012-08-20)

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