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Cheney Brothers Silk Antique Satin, 1951

Cheney Brothers Silk Antique Satin, 1951

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Description
Cheney Brothers silk fabric length. Midweight Fabric with bengaline back and textured satin face. Piece dyed greenish-gold. Cheney Silks logo retail label is stapled to the corner of the fabric. (W. 50 in., L. 92 in.)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
furnishing fabric
fabric length
date made
1951
maker
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
associated place
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
satin weave (overall production method/technique)
gold (overall color)
satin; bengaline (overall style)
Measurements
overall: 92 in x 50 in; 233.68 cm x 127 cm
ID Number
TE.T10941.000
catalog number
T10941.000
accession number
190958
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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