Cheney Brothers Printed "Showerproof Foulard", 1913

Cheney Brothers Printed "Showerproof Foulard", 1913

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Description (Brief)
Length of Cheney Brothers Showerproof Foulard. Silk. Lightweight 2-up, 2-down twill weave. Design of small pairs of double-ended fleur de lis in white on blue ground. Printed. (W. 23 in., L. 36 in.)
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Object Name
dress silk
fabric length
date made
Cheney Brothers
Co. HQ
United States: New York, New York
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
made at
United States: Connecticut, Manchester
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
blue, white (overall color)
twill weave, discharge printed (overall color)
overall: 36 in x 23 in; 91.44 cm x 58.42 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silk Industry
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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