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Textile fragment

Description

Rectangular fragment w/ embroidered polychrome design "in the Chinese taste"--randomly placed Chinese figures, animals and birds. Each design element independent of others.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
animals
Aves (class)
Bird
Chinese
Classical Figure
Cloth Fragment
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fragments
Linen
linen (material)
Mythical Animal
Possibly Chinese
textiles
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
38 x 28 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.45
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26137

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