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General Zachary Taylor at battle of Resaca... textile fragment
  • United States
  • General Zachary Taylor at battle of Resaca... textile fragment, circa 1850s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: 172 x 63.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 67 11/16 x 25 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1006
Description

Textile fragment with plain weave cotton, roller printed with depiction of a battle scene (colonial, identified as General Zachary Taylor at battle of Resaca de la Palma, Mexican War). An overall view of the battle with the general orderin a charge is shown in beige, brown and blue.