Cheney Brothers Printed "Cinderella Silk", "Persian Diamond" design, 1917

Cheney Brothers Printed "Cinderella Silk", "Persian Diamond" design, 1917

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Cheney Brothers Printed "Cinderella Silk", "Persian Diamond" design, 1917. A lightweight plain weave fabric with a crepey finish. Design No. 60671, "Persian Diamond." Color No. 380/4. Printed with a pattern of interlocking diamonds, each containing the same landscape scene with a path, tree, and hills. Purple, green, black, and browns on a white ground. (W. 41 in., L. 36 in.)
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Currently not on view
Object Name
fabric length
printed silk
date made
1917
maker
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
plain weave, printed (overall production method/technique)
black (overall color)
purple (overall color)
green (overall color)
brown (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 41 in; 91.44 cm x 104.14 cm
ID Number
TE.T3667
accession number
60888
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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