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Long Shawl

A work made of wool and cotton, warp threads dyed in multiple colors prior to weaving; center of weft-float faced 1:2 'z' twill weave; patterned areas of warp-float faced 2:1 'z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:2 'z' twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of wool and cotton, warp threads dyed in multiple colors prior to weaving; center of weft-float faced 1:2 'z' twill weave; patterned areas of warp-float faced 2:1 'z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:2 'z' twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

1845

Artist:

France or Scotland

About this artwork

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Department

Textiles

Title

Long Shawl

Origin

France

Date

Made 1845

Medium

Wool and cotton, warp threads dyed in multiple colors prior to weaving; center of weft-float faced 1:2 'Z' twill weave; patterned areas of warp-float faced 2:1 'Z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:2 'Z' twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Dimensions

389.1 × 157 cm (153 1/4 × 61 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey McCormick through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1947.428

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