Cheney Brothers Educational poster with silk yarn samples

Description (Brief):

Cheney Brothers Educational poster with silk yarn samples. Samples showing raw silks, trims, & organzines in the gum & dyed. Cheney Silks, Cheney Brothers Manufacturers, South Manchester, CT.

Date Made: ca. 1913

Maker: Cheney Brothers

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Textiles, American Silk Industry


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Cheney Brothers

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.55080.008Accession Number: 55080

Object Name: Sample Card, Silk

Measurements: sample card, silk: 43 cm x 31.5 cm; 16 15/16 in x 12 3/8 inoverall: 16 7/8 in x 12 1/2 in; 42.8625 cm x 31.75 cm


Record Id: nmah_625257

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