Cheney Brothers Silk Gauze, 1951

Cheney Brothers Silk Gauze, 1951

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Cheney Brothers silk furnishing (curtain) fabric length. A slightly stiff, slightly sheer gauze all silk fabric. Either left undyed or piece dyed off-white. (W. 49 in., L. 144 in.)
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Object Name
furnishing fabric
fabric length
date made
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
associated place
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
gauze weave (overall production method/technique)
white (overall color)
overall: 144 in x 49 in; 365.76 cm x 124.46 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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