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A piece of polychrome printed cotton

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A piece of polychrome printed cotton, arranged with top of design running parallel to selvedge instead of across fabric from selvedge to selvedge; light tan background with dark brown shaded picotage, against background of alternate rows of small-scale flowers in sprays and wreathes and...

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Gift of Miss Louisa Q. Pierce

English, Second quarter 19th century

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35.4 x 76.5 cm (13 15/16 x 30 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton print


Textiles and Fashion Arts