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Catalog Number 1986.038
Description hawl, c. 1920s. Peach colored silk shawl has 18" fringe in the form of knotted tassels attached around shawl's hem. Shawl has double-sided machine embroidery throughout featuring two rows ea. of two large pink roses with two smaller ones in between and one just outside of each. Ground has an embroidered fine throughout feathering smaller pink and yellow flowers.
Object Name Shawl
Collection 3D - Clothing
Title Shawl, c. 1920s
Date c. 1920s
Creator Unknown
Role Fiber Artist
Inscription Text none
Provenance
Dimensions H-86.5 W-86.5 D-0.125 inches
Medium Textile
Search Terms 1920s
Clothing
Embroidery
Shawl
Shawls
Subjects Clothing & dress
Embroidery