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Fragment of linen and cotton

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One of three fragments (orginally sewn together) of linen and cotton printed in red with design of birds and buildings developed from copper-plate printing technique of Francie Nixon at Drumcondra in 1752.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Holohan

Probably Irish (Drumcondra), about 1752

Object Place

Drumcondra, Ireland

Dimensions

Overall: 79 x 67 cm (31 1/8 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1252b

Medium or Technique

Printed Linen and cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles