Cheney Brothers Printed "Frisons" silk, 1913

Cheney Brothers Printed "Frisons" silk, 1913

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Object Name
dress silk
fabric length
printed silk
date made
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
made at
United States: Connecticut, Manchester
Physical Description
silk (spun silk) (overall material)
green, red, blue, yellow, brown, white, black (overall color)
plain weave, cylinder printed (overall production method/technique)
vertical stripe, geometric, stylized floral (overall pattern)
tribal rug design (overall color)
overall: 36 in x 31 in; 91.44 cm x 78.74 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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