Hand Block Printed Shawl   1850s

Hand Block Printed Shawl
1850s

Pistachio Square Shawl 1850s

Pistachio Square Shawl
1850s

Rare Reversible Printed Silk Shawl c 1860

Rare Reversible Printed Silk Shawl
c 1860

Liberty Silk Stole 1920's

Liberty Silk Stole
1920's

Block Printed Wool Square 1845

Block Printed Wool Square
1845

Striped Silk Shawl 1820's

Striped Silk Shawl
1820's

Printed Shawls of Paisley Design 1800-1870

Beautiful shawls were hand block printed all over the Britain, worn by middle class ladies for summer and evening wear and by the lower middle and working classes. A shawl was the essential fashion accessory.