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Two mule cops of silk weaving yarn; Cheney Brothers, 1913

Two mule cops of silk weaving yarn; Cheney Brothers, 1913

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Two mule cops of silk weaving yarn; Cheney Brothers, 1913. White. On Mule cops. (2 cops, L. 6 in.) Part of gift illustrating all the steps in making silk textiles at the Cheney Brothers mill in South Manchester, CT. Sales offices: 4th Ave. and 18th St., New York City
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
process samples, silk
silk yarn
date made
1913
maker
Cheney Brothers
Co HQ
United States: New York, New York
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 14.605 cm x 2.2225 cm
overall: 6 in; 15.24 cm
ID Number
TE.T00156
accession number
55080
catalog number
T156
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Cheney Brothers
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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