Cloth fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-9216

Description

Pieced square; block printed; polychromatic "islands" of peacocks amongst flowers underneath palm tree on gold/mustard yellow ground. Hemmed bottom edge with drawstring; selvage right side. Woven tape binding on left side; hemmed top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cloth
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
piecing
tabby (textile)
floral patterns
palm leaf
figure- and animal-derived motifs
peafowl
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Pieced
Floral
Novelty Weave
Peacock
Tree
CLOTH FRAGMENT

Associated Building

Associated With Bannister Hall,

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Maker

Bannister Hall (Maker)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Artifact Remnant

Dimensions

73 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1987.253

Reference Notes

Schueser & Rufey. English and American Textiles from 1790 to the Present. [No Publisher].