"Starry Stripes" dress silk; Mallinson's George Washington Bicentennial Print series

"Starry Stripes" dress silk; Mallinson's George Washington Bicentennial Print series

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Description
A length of printed pure dye silk crepe. Soft lustrous plain weave fabric. Pattern "Starry Stripes", one of the H.R. Mallinson & Co. George Washington Bicentenniel print series. Overall pattern of iny white stars on a blue ground in a lengthwise stripe layout.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Fabric Length
Date made
1932
maker
H R Mallinson and Company, Incorporated
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
white (overall color)
dark blue (overall color)
plain weave; cylinder printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 39 in; 91.44 cm x 99.06 cm
ID Number
TE.T06958
accession number
118355
catalog number
T06958.000
Credit Line
Gift of H.R. Mallinson & Co., Inc.
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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