Shawl

Object Number: 
1944.348
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.
Gallery Label: 
This shawl came from the Swartwouts, the family of the donor's mother.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Hiel Philip Schuyler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group