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Textile Remnant

2001.281.1274 (RS242493)

Description

This loosely woven textile fragment is printed with a vignette of a male lion attacking a zebra surrounded by flowering foliage in pink, green, purple and blue. A loose paper tag was inscribed by the donor [see Inscriptions and Media]. The stippled ground and outlines were cylinder printed, with color added by block printing and pencilling.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Inscriptions
"Paper on Trunk/mid-1700/Woodward [illegible]/Early fabrics" (handwritten in pencil on loose label by collector)
Material
cotton (textile)
Descriptive terms
Probably cotton (textile)
Sample, Material
textiles
Dimensions
13 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1274
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
313648

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