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Textile Fragment

Description

Of rectangular form, twill woven wool striped in red, white and navy. The stripes are patterned with various paisley devices in red, yellow, green, blue and black. Linen tape is sewn to the side edges and frayed ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1900
Location of origin
India
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
fragments
paisley
Paisley
TEXTILE FRAGMENT
textiles
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
78 x 41.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1751
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11553

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