This is a Shawl. It is dated mid-19th century and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is wool, silk and its technique is black center and fringe: 2/2 twill panels and borders: complementary weft, patterned 3/1 twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Augusta F. Berdansky.
It is credited
Gift of Augusta F. Berdansky.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 287 x 134 cm (9 ft. 5 in. x 52 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Shawl; wool, silk; H x W: 287 x 134 cm (9 ft. 5 in. x 52 3/4 in.); Gift of Augusta F. Berdansky; 1967-83-1