Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • France
  • shawl, 1800s
  • Where object was made: France
  • wool
  • Object Height/Width: 325 x 157 cm
    Object Height/Width: 127 15/16 x 61 13/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0792

Paisley pattern long shawl with white center and wide border at ends of elongated cone pattern in blue and red. Design emulates Kashmir shawls made for export to Europe, which often had larger centers and borders.