White, Light Blue, Dark Blue, Red, Orange, Rust, and Green Printed Paisley Shawl

Date: 1825-40 (30-40?)
ID: hdrx_b01s04_sh006

Description: Printed; warps do not take red or yellow dye, they remain white; warps take blue dye; warps take green dye less well.
Materials: wool
Techniques: twill weave, block printing
Measurements: Width: 61 3/4"; Length: 57"

Donated by: Emma King

Gender: female

References: information from the Nancy Rexford Research Archive, box 1, section 4, card 6

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

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“White, Light Blue, Dark Blue, Red, Orange, Rust, and Green Printed Paisley Shawl,” Historic Dress, accessed October 21, 2019, http://historicdress.org/omeka/items/show/289.

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