Textile Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-5452

Description

Fragment of brown copperplate print, hung by metal rings and backed with cream-colored satin; pieced together scene of spectators at "The Turf Inn" watching a horse race; spectators are also gathered along the track and in a stand; 18th century dress.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
horse (animal)
races (events)
recreation
sports
taverns
Cotton
Horse
Race
Recreation
Sports
Tavern
TEXTILE

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

21.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.771