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Shawl

Shawl
Title
Shawl
Date 
1780-1820
Medium 
Wool
Dimensions 
Overall: 117 x 50 in. ( 297.2 x 127 cm )
Description 
Handwoven wool paisley shawl; blue ground with a field of white outlined boteh throughout in rows, with red circles opposite the frond end of the boteh; arabesque motif along the fringed warp ends.
Credit Line 
Gift of Hiel Philip Schuyler
Object Number 
1944.348
Gallery Label 
This shawl came from the Swartwouts, the family of the donor's mother.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group