Cloth Fragment

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-11808

Description

An unused yardage of Quixote twill. The fabric is printed red on white with many figural vignettes showing Don Quioxote, dancing girls, wild boars, fountains, fences and trees.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cloth
copper (metal)
plate (material)
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
allegory (artistic device)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
scenes (depictions)
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Literature
Allegory
Scenic
Man
Copper Plate
CLOTH FRAGMENT

Inscription

Printed on a cotton hanging tag is: Chandler & Co./Boston/Upholstery Dept. In blue pencil is: 79066 . And: .58[cent sign] (price per yd) usually 1.50.

Maker

John M. Chandler & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Artifact Remnant

Dimensions

32 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1983.166.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)