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Cheney Brothers Jacquard Satin Tie Silk, 1921

Cheney Brothers Jacquard Satin Tie Silk, 1921

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Description
Length of a Cheney Brothers silk neckwear fabric. Drapey satin fabric, jacquard woven with two shuttles, meant to be used for men's neckwear. Conventionalized floral meander pattern in purple, with shading effects, on black ground. Some shattering in center of sample. (W. 24 in., 36 in.).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tie silk
fabric length
date made
1921
maker
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
black (overall color)
purple (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 1 yd x 24 in;.9144 m x 60.96 cm
ID Number
TE.T04277.000
catalog number
T04277.000
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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