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Printed cotton

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Ground: loosely woven white cotton. Design: printed from wood-blocks (?) with dark and light blue; meandering vines with large and small flowers and leaves. Worn and pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Wendell Townsend

Possibly American, 18th century

Dimensions

97.8 x 82 cm (38 1/2 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.553

Medium or Technique

Cotton wood block or resist printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles