Cheney Brothers Educational poster with silk yarn samples

Cheney Brothers Educational poster with silk yarn samples

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Description (Brief)
Cheney Brothers Educational poster with silk yarn samples. Samples showing raw silks, trims, & organzines in the gum & dyed. Cheney Silks, Cheney Brothers Manufacturers, South Manchester, CT.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sample Card, Silk
date made
ca. 1913
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
sample card, silk: 43 cm x 31.5 cm; 16 15/16 in x 12 3/8 in
overall: 16 7/8 in x 12 1/2 in; 42.8625 cm x 31.75 cm
ID 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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