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Cloth fragment

Description

Pieced square; block printed; polychromatic "islands" of peacocks amongst flowers underneath palm tree on gold/mustard yellow ground. Hemmed bottom edge with drawstring; selvage right side. Woven tape binding on left side; hemmed top.

Details

Maker
Bannister Hall (Maker)
Date
1815-1825
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Associated With Bannister Hall.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
piecing
tabby (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Novelty Weave
palm leaf
Peacock
peafowl
Pieced
piecing
tabby (textile)
textiles
Transfer Printed
Tree
Dimensions
73 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.253
GUSN
9216
Reference Notes
Schueser & Rufey. English and American Textiles from 1790 to the Present. [No Publisher].
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