Title: Long shawl with brown field and border with narrow borders and corner motifs
Description: Long shawl with brown field; border with narrow borders and corner motifs; drawloom; twill weave with additional continuous patterning wefts; warp of silk; weft of wool. Originally made in Europe.
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Type: physical object , costume , shawls
Medium: drawloom; twill weave with additional continuous patterning wefts; warp of silk; weft of wool
Extent: Selvage to selvage: 51 1/2''; hem to hem: 111''
Spatial Coverage: Europe
Subject: costume (mode of fashion) , clothing and dress , shawls
Is Referenced By: information from the Nancy Rexford Research Archive, box 1, section 02, card 01
Cultural Context: European
Donor: Mary S Belden of Florida
Repository Name: Connecticut Historical Society
Alternative ID: CHS 1975-42-3
Main Color: brown
Warp Material: silk
Weft Material: wool
Material: silk , wool , twill
Shawl Shape: long
Shawl Border Detail: narrow borders and corner motifs