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Cloth Fragment

Description

Two fragments of dark orange wool cloth, apparently dyed with camwood, one smaller piece and one larger piece. Some fraying at edges and some moth holes on larger piece. A quarter sized dark stain on smaller piece by corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th Century, Possibly
Location of origin
New England
Material
dye
textile weaving processes and techniques
wool (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
cloth
Cloth Fragment
dye
fragments
textile weaving processes and techniques
wool (textile)
Dimensions
16 3/4 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.24.14
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Horsch Lightbody
GUSN
191129

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