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Cloth Fragment

Description

Two lengths or segments of taffeta ribbon; shaded at the edges in pale green, yellow to off white; the center section is woven with pale blue diamonds and white striping.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
cloth
CLOTH, FRAGMENT
fragments
Silk
silk (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
46 x 2.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1431AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2941

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