Shawl, woven silk, maker unknown, Syria, [early 20th century]

Made in Syria, early 20th century.

Shawl, woven silk, maker unknown, Syria, [early 20th century]

Twill weave silk shawl, comprised of three lengths of fabric in a multi-coloured checked pattern, handsewn together with gold coloured cord. The shawl is tasselled at the ends.

Summary

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Shawl, woven silk, maker unknown, Syria, [early 20th century]

Twill weave silk shawl, comprised of three lengths of fabric in a multi-coloured checked pattern, handsewn together with gold coloured cord. The shawl is tasselled at the ends.

Dimensions

2480 mm
1180 mm

Production

Shawl made in Syria in the early twentieth century.
early 20th century

Source

Purchased 1985

Cite this Object

Shawl, woven silk, maker unknown, Syria, [early 20th century] 2017, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 March 2017, <https://ma.as/46620>
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