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Cloth fragment

Description

Folded piece of off-white fine Irish linen floral and striped damask; original stick-on labels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1903
Inscriptions
On printed stick-on labels: Top Label: Trade Mark/No UP [written]/ 22""x22""/P13[written]/Made in Ireland Center label: Registered Trade Mark/Unus ET Idem/GOLD MEDAL/London 1900/London 1862/Chicago 1893/Paris 1900/Dublin 1865/Dublin 1897/ BRAND/Grand Prize/Louisiana Purchase Exposition/Gold Medals/Louisiana Purchase Exposition Bottom label: Guaranteed/Pure Irish Linen
Location of origin
Ireland
Material
damask
linen (material)
machine-made
textiles
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
damask
Damask
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
7.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.605
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51837

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