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Pantograph plate, textile printing; Cheney Brothers; 1916

Pantograph plate, textile printing; Cheney Brothers; 1916

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
process sample; textile printing
Pantograph plate
date made
1916
maker
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Physical Description
zinc (overall material)
engraved (overall production method/technique)
ID Number
TE.T02825.00B
catalog number
T02825.00B
accession number
59368
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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