Textile fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-26137

Description

Rectangular fragment w/ embroidered polychrome design "in the Chinese taste"--randomly placed Chinese figures, animals and birds. Each design element independent of others.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
wool (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
Chinese
Aves (class)
Wool
Linen
Embroidered
Classical Figure
Mythical Animal
Bird
Chinese
Cloth Fragment

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

38 x 28 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1979.45