Skein of Cheney Brothers Dyed Silk Yarn, 1913

Skein of Cheney Brothers Dyed Silk Yarn, 1913

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Skein of Cheney Brothers Dyed Silk Yarn, 1913. Blue. 1 skein. Part of gift illustrating all the steps in making silk textiles at the Cheney Brothers mill in South Manchester, CT. Sales offices: 4th Ave. and 18th St., New
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yarn, silk
silk skein
date made
1913
maker
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
silk, dyed (?? material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 5 in x 11 in; 5.715 cm x 12.7 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
TE.T00164
accession number
55080
catalog number
T164
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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