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Textile fragment

Object Number: 
1941.118
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 x 23 3/4 in. ( 40.6 x 60.3 cm )
Description: 
Block-printed cotton textile fragment with image of an American bald eagle above a floral garland (image repeats); eagle is white and sepia over a red ground; flowers are pink, blue-green, blue and sepia; the color printing is mis-registered.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group