with fringe: 134 x 65 in. ( 340.4 x 165.1 cm )
Long harlequin type cashmere paisley shawl with scroll and palmette design on black ground at center with quasi-organic figures with scrolling tendrils surrrounding it, the whole design arranged symmetrically with respect to the short axis; border on long sides consisting of tri-lobed arches alternating with palmette motifs; border on short sides of tri-lobed arches alternating with semicircular arches; green, red, blue, black, and white fringe on two short sides.
Gift of Mrs. Alexander J. Wall
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