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Cloth Fragment

Description

Two samples of toile with red and blue colonial scene on cream background; scene depicts colonial men and women outdoors; the men are on horseback or walking while conversing; the women are washing clothes; .1B has a finished lower edge and the top edge is cut in a jagged pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1950
Material
cotton (textile)
toile (textile material)
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Places
Freeport (Cumberland county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
American Colonial
Cloth Fragment
conditions and effects: landscape
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fragments
Toile
toile (textile material)
weaving
Dimensions
35 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.32.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Elinor Thomas
GUSN
259448

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