Pantograph plate, textile printing; Cheney Brothers; 1916

Pantograph plate, textile printing; Cheney Brothers; 1916

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Description (Brief)
Pantograph plate for transferring design for printed fabric to a copper roller. Zinc plates prepared with engraved design for use on the pantograph machine, for transferring design #T2823 to the copper printing roller or cylinder. 2 pieces: (A) 9" x 15" and (B) 15.5" x 17.5" Design for printed fabric, sample #T2826, printed Crepe Velour by Cheney Brothers.
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Object Name
process sample, textile printing
pantograph plate
date made
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Physical Description
zinc (overall material)
engraved (overall production method/technique)
ID Number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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