Victorian Plaid Silk Shawl 96 inches long, Antique 1800s Tartan
ERA- This item is from the 1800s
MEASUREMENTS - 17 inches wide and 96 inches long
LABEL - none
FABRIC - silk blend?
Very long plaid shawl for wrapping over shoulders. It's lightweight and feels like a silk blend, maybe silk and wool. Mostly dark red with black, white and dark green. Knotted fringe on each end. Single layer of fabric, no lining. Hand stitched sides.
CONDITION - Good condition. There is a 3/4 inch hole near one end. There are about 20 small holes along the old fold line down the center (lengthwise) of the shawl. Most are pinhead size, but a few off the center line are 1/8 to 1/4 inch.