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Chair seat cover fragment

Description

T-shaped; pieced wool blocks; large center block with smaller blocks along sides. Each with appliqued floral sprig, bird or arrow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Material
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
piecing
textiles
upholstery
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Arrow
arrows
Aves (class)
Bird
chairs (furniture forms)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
COVER, CHAIR SEAT
covers (overlying objects)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
Pieced
piecing
Sprig
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Upholstery
upholstery
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
16 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.308E
GUSN
46834

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