Textile Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11213

Description

A rectangular panel of gauzy cotton which is hemmed on 3 edges (one side of which is selvage); fabric is printed with a blue grid field with brown and blue birds perched on a tree branch; there are accent colors of green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Bird
Floral
TEXTILE, FRAGMENT

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

66 x 26.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1775