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Cloth fragment

Description

Nearly square; alternating stripes of blue and red undulating rope vine. Stylized leaves and flowers in imitation embroidery; repeating leaves on dark red/brown ground; yellow tan borders. Machine sewn together.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chintz
chintz
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Possibly block printing (relief printing process)
Possibly printing (process)
Possibly rolling up
tabby (textile)
textiles
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
53 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.14
GUSN
9237

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