Long Shawl ("Kirking")

A work made of wool and silk, weft-float faced 1:3 'z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 'z' twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of wool and silk, weft-float faced 1:3 'z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 'z' twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

1825/75

Artist:

France or Scotland, Paisley

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Title

Long Shawl ("Kirking")

Origin

France

Date

1825–1875

Medium

Wool and silk, weft-float faced 1:3 'Z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 'Z' twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Dimensions

330.9 × 156.6 cm (130 1/4 × 61 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Stanley G. Boberg

Reference Number

1960.767

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