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Children's scroll: children and animal pattern

Object Number: 
INV.11071
Date: 
1870-1930
Medium: 
Textile, wood, ink
Dimensions: 
Overall (open): 26 3/4 x 10 in. (67.9 x 25.4 cm)
Description: 
Oilcloth scroll covered in ink drawings of children engaged in various activities, such as jumping rope, having a tea party, sitting on a fence, sewing, and teasing each other; interspersed with drawings of butterflies, cats, and dogs; wooden rollers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group