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Cheney Brothers Silk Printed Silver Tinsel Brocade, 1925

Cheney Brothers Silk Printed Silver Tinsel Brocade, 1925

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Description (Brief)
Two lengths and one sample cut of a figured jacquard-woven silk and metal thread fabric #46720, made with silk warp; silk and tinsel filling. Origin of tinsel jacquard design #7439/2507/8: Overprinted with a Chinese floral design, in Chinese colorings in 2 shades of blue, canary, mahogany. Wholesale $10.50 per yard. A- (W. 40 in., L. 120 in.); B- (W. 40 in., L. 140 in.); C- (W. 32 in., L. 5 in.)
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Currently not on view
Object Name
fabric lengths
Date made
1925
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
associated place
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
silk, metal thread (overall material)
jacquard-woven; printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 40 in; 101.6 cm
ID Number
TE.T05139.ABC
accession number
87434
catalog number
T05139.ABC
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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