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Textile Fragment

Description

A rectangular panel of gauzy cotton which is hemmed on 3 edges (one side of which is selvage); fabric is printed with a blue grid field with brown and blue birds perched on a tree branch; there are accent colors of green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
printing (process)
TEXTILE, FRAGMENT
textiles
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
66 x 26.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1775
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11213

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