Cloth Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1950

GUSN

GUSN-259448

Description

Two samples of toile with red and blue colonial scene on cream background; scene depicts colonial men and women outdoors; the men are on horseback or walking while conversing; the women are washing clothes; .1B has a finished lower edge and the top edge is cut in a jagged pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fragments
cotton (textile)
toile (textile material)
weaving
conditions and effects: landscape
American Colonial
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Toile
Cloth Fragment

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elinor Thomas

Accession Number

2002.32.1AB

Places

Freeport (Cumberland county, Maine)
Maine (United States)