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Textile Remnant "Freetown"

2001.281.1216.1-.2 (RS235176)

Description

These two overall pieces with four attached colorways and one attached paper label, represent the same stylized pattern of a flower in a laurel crown, inscribed in a square formed by joined plants. This motif is repeated in the whole surface of the sample. It exists in two colors in the Historic New England collections. 2001.281.1216.1 = yellow and brown motif; 2001.281.1216.2 = green and red motif.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
MATCHING WALLPAPER AVAILABLE, NEW WATERHOUSE COLLECTION (printed)
SCREEN PRINT DESIGN "FREETOWN" VAT DYE ON SOL-GLOW
(printed)
Colorway 1: S.M. HEXTER/ SILVER/GREEN/83001
Colorway 2: S.M. HEXTER/ HONEY/BEIGE/83002
Colorway 3: S.M. HEXTER/ SHELL/ 83003
Colorway 4: S.M. HEXTER/ LEAF/ GREEN/ 83005
SOL/ COTTON/ Price/ Width 36 inches/ No. 83004 (Paperl Label)
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
printing (process)
Sample, Material
samples
textiles
People and organizations
Scott, Bernard
Waterhouse Wallhangings
Dimensions
35.25 x 35.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1216.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
313543
Related Items
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.848

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Freetown

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