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Chintz Fragment

1914.244I (RS170249)

Description

Irregular rectangular fragment with raw edges. Urn border pattern with partial floral rosette pattern along edge. Fragment is pieced together at one end with hand stitches in blue cotton thread. Narrow end has been trimmed to a curve, cutting across border pattern. The end opposite the vertical cut end retains a partial printer's stamp.

Details

Maker
Ovey, Richard (Designer)
Probably Bannister Hall (Printer)
Date
ca. 1818
Inscriptions
"OVEY" (Stamped in black pigment with partial Royal English crest)
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Cloth Fragment
cotton (textile)
Dimensions
11 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1914.244I
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
272046

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