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Cloth fragment

Description

Square; showing seated woman with book; four adolescent boys, one propping up portrait of British Admiral Duncan. In background boy seated in front of obelisk; portions of naval battle; Trafalgar and Neptune. Hemmed edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1806-1810
Inscriptions
Adm. Lord Duncan [illegible inscriptions on obelisk]
Material
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
armed forces
Classical
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
fragments
machine-made
Military
mourning
Mourning
Obelisk
obelisks (monumental pillars)
Stipple Engraved
textiles
weaving
Woven
People and organizations
Duncan of Camperdown, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804
Neptune
Dimensions
14.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.569
GUSN
9252
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

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