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1921.157 (RS34450)

Description

Souvenir panel; rectangular, jacquard; woven silk; depicts Columbus on a ship sighting America and his crew praising him; black on white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1892
Inscriptions
"Columbus Sighting America/Designed and woven at the /Arlington Mills/Lawrence Massachusetts U.S.A." (printed)
Material
jacquard
silk (textile)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Lawrence (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Card, Souvenir
jacquard
maritime history
silk (textile)
Souvenir
souvenirs
People and organizations
Columbus, Christopher
Dimensions
21 1/2 x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1921.157
Credit Line
Gift from W.W. Cordingley
GUSN
245902

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