Loading

This is a European copy of a moon shawl. All four sides have borders with infilled triangles and semi-circles. It does not have harlequin tab borders possibly because the maker was trying to emulate earlier shawls. They are clearly trying to stay in traditional models. A. Cooper 10/95.

Show lessRead more
  • Title: moon shawl
  • Date Created: 1830s;?
  • Rights: Public Domain
  • Medium / Support: silk and cotton
  • External Link: See this object at www.imamuseum.org
  • Department: Textile and Fashion Arts
  • Credit Line: The Eliza M. and Sarah L. Niblack Collection
  • Accession Number: 33.1225

Recommended

Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile