Cloth Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1770

GUSN

GUSN-34425

Description

One of seven pieces of material from the dress worn by Prudence Jenkins at her wedding to Dr. John Chace in December, 1778. The cloth was bought in England and cost one guinea a yard. It is a brocade fabric with bright green, brown, cerise, yellow, and white designs on a beige background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cloth
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Cloth Fragment

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Artifact Remnant

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances L. Chace

Accession Number

1931.1671E