Shawl

Shawl
Title
Shawl
Date 
1830-1880
Medium 
Cashmere
Dimensions 
with fringe: 92 x 28 3/4 in. ( 233.7 x 73 cm )
Description 
Long harlequin-type woven cashmere paisley shawl with scroll and palmette design on red ground with pieced woolen red center; white, black, red, blue fringe on two short sides.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin (Mrs. J. Harper Skillin)
Object Number 
1937.230
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this shawl descended from Mrs. Jonathan Dayton Williamson.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group