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Printed linen sample

Description

Linen fabric sample, rectangular w/ polychrome floral detail. Background is beige, images include trees, butterflies, flowers and birds, in browns, reds, blues, and yellows.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1960
Inscriptions
Printed on paper tag stapled to linen: ""No. 3461/ Stone etc./ Rokeby/ Crewel embroidery/ Linen handblock/ 50"" [width]/ 12/105 [Repeat]/ D/ Chintzes/ Linens/ Special Fabrics""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
linen (material)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
butterflies
Butterfly
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
fragments
Linen
linen (material)
prints (visual works)
Tree
trees
Dimensions
24 x 26.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5286
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24448

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