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Description

Rectangular lenth of silk fabric decorated in Arts & Crafts style foliate motif; ground is forest green stylized leaves rendered in three shades of green, ovoid berries rendered in red and salmon ; fabric is folded and stored in manila envelope decorated with elephant on verso; in hope chest (acc.no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"FROM/ EAST INDIA HOUSE/ W.H. DAVIS & CO./ 373 Boylston Street,/ BOSTON, U.S.A."; (top left) "Agts. LIBERTY & CO./ REGENT STREET,/ LONDON, W." (printed)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly India (Asia) [subcontinent]
Possibly United Kingdom
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Cloth Fragment
fragments
ink
paper (fiber product)
scrolling foliage
silk (textile)
Textile
textiles
Dimensions
54 x 26 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6205
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258076

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