Spitalfields Blue Silk 1820s Sold

Spitalfields Blue Silk
1820s

Spitaflields Terracotta 1815-20 Sold

Spitaflields Terracotta
1815-20

Norwich Clabburn, Sons & Crisp Shawl 1850s Sold

Norwich Clabburn, Sons & Crisp Shawl
1850s

Rectangular Shawl 1860s Sold

Rectangular Shawl
1860s

Fortier & Maillard Square  1850s Sold

Fortier & Maillard Square
1850s

Very unusual shawl 1850s Sold

Very unusual shawl
1850s

Pistachio Rectangular Shawl c 1855 Sold

Pistachio Rectangular Shawl
c 1855

Herbert & Fils Shawl 1855 Sold

Herbert & Fils Shawl
1855

 Anthony Berrus  1860s Sold

Anthony Berrus
1860s

Indigo/Madder Drawloom Stole  c 1815 Sold

Indigo/Madder Drawloom Stole
c 1815

Norwich Stole 1790-1800 Sold

Norwich Stole
1790-1800

Harlequin Paisley c 1820 Sold

Harlequin Paisley
c 1820

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Woven Shawls of Paisley Design 1800-1870

Imitation Kashmir shawls were woven in Britain in Norwich, Edinburgh and Paisley in Scotland. Paisley managed to be the most prolific at producing shawls, the pattern became synonymous with the town and most shawls are called Paisley shawls. Spitalfields silk stoles from the early 19th century worn with Regency dresses. A shawl was the essential fashion accessory.