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Very Fine Brown Shoulder Shawl 10763

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£ 55.00

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A pretty brown shoulder shawl in a very fine ply . Brown tan and cream with over stripes in bright red and yellow . Twisted fringe.

Small darns - very rare to find a Welsh shawl of this age in pefect condition . A lovely token of Welsh heritage.

Sandy Terra with  fine cream and eua de nil stripes . Twisted fringe

 Fine Welsh wool.

Part of Welsh costume The 'siol bach'  (small shawl ) is also known as a

shoulder shawl . In the past it would have been folded into a triangle and pinned with a thorn.  Worn by both men and women

Very early shawls were in plain colours with fine over check but towards the end of the 19th century   checks became more common.

Specifications

C1900
West Wales
35 x 34cm
89 x 86 inches
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