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Cotton print

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Piece of natural cotton ground. Main area shows blue and green shaded leaves with brown outlines arranged in a lattice pattern. Wide borders at sides show large oval medallions made up of pointed segements; thistle leaves inside and between medallions. Both selvedges. Glazed. A few small holes...

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Gift of Miss Mildred V. Owen

English or American, mid-19th century, about 1840

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45 x 88.5 cm (17 11/16 x 34 13/16 in.)

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Cotton print


Textiles and Fashion Arts