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Cloth fragment

Description

Rectangular; fine off white cotton.

Details

Maker
Wamsutta Mills (Manufacturer)
Sayles, W.F. & F.C. (Sewer (textile worker))
Date
1867
Inscriptions
Printed in solid gold with white outline: O X X Printed in outline gold: IMPROVED FABRIC/SUPERIOR QUALITY In blue in oval on back: FINISHED BY/W.F. & F.C. SAYLES/PAWTUCKET/RI Stick-on label: NOTICE/Buyers of Goods under the names of Wamsutta Prints, Checks. Lindseys, Cambrics & Silesias,/are hereby informed that all such goods are not manufactured at The Wansutta Mills./We limit our Name and the Wamsutta Ticket to our:/BLEACHED SHIRTINGS AND SHEETINGS/We have in addition to our former Trade Mark adopted the following which will in all cases appear with this notice./Thos Bennett Jr Agent [in script]/New Bedford, Mass/June 1st 1867 Wamsutta Mills
Location of origin
New Bedford, MA, USA; Pawtucket, RI, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
Cotton
cotton (textile)
fragments
machine-made
printing (process)
textiles
Transfer Printed
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
10.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1002
GUSN
9243

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