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textile segments (2)
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • textile segments (2), 1800s
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • silk sateen on cotton warp, wool embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 40.6 x 127 cm
    Object Length/Width: 16 x 50 in
  • Gift of Cooper Union through Oberlin College
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0337.b
Description

Silk sateen on cotton warp, embroidered in wool and highlighted in silk. The textile has a trumpet vine, daisy and bird design. There are selvages on both sides.