"Indestructible Voile" solid coordinate; Mallinson's National Park series

Description
A length of Mallinson's trade name "Indestructible chiffon voile," a sheer, plain weave all silk fabric, piece dyed henna or rust-red. A solid color coordinate to the color palette used in the National Park series of printed dress silks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Fabric Length
Date made
1927
maker
H. R. Mallinson & Co. Inc.
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
henna (overall color)
plain weave; piece dyed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 40 in; 91.44 cm x 101.6 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
TE*T05574
accession number
95522
catalog number
T05574.000
subject
American Silk Industry
National Parks
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Mallinson's National Parks
Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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