Cloth fragment

Date

1806-1810

GUSN

GUSN-9252

Description

Square; showing seated woman with book; four adolescent boys, one propping up portrait of British Admiral Duncan. In background boy seated in front of obelisk; portions of naval battle; Trafalgar and Neptune. Hemmed edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cloth
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
weaving
machine-made
copper (metal)
Classical
armed forces
mourning
obelisks (monumental pillars)
Cotton
Stipple Engraved
Woven
Mourning
Classical
Military
Obelisk
CLOTH FRAGMENT

Inscription

Adm. Lord Duncan [illegible inscriptions on obelisk]

People and Organizations

Neptune

Duncan of Camperdown, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Artifact Remnant

Dimensions

14.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1924.569

Reference Notes

Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].