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2001.281.1269 (RS242476)

Description

This length of twill weave wool is roller-printed in red, green and blue with repeating sprays of hibiscus flowers on a chocolate-brown ground. The top and bottom edges are machine hemmed but the widths are unhemmed selvedges. A large damaged section has been basted together with running and overhand stitches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Material
printed textile materials
twill
Descriptive terms
printed textile materials
Sample, Material
samples
textiles
twill
Dimensions
29 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1269
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
313643

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