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Throw pillow from the Rock Rest Tourist Home

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Rock Rest Tourist Home, American, 1948 - 1976  Search this
Owned by:
Clayton Sinclair, American  Search this
Hazel Sinclair, American  Search this
Medium:
velvet and polyester
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 14 3/4 × 14 15/16 × 3 15/16 in. (37.5 × 38 × 10 cm)
Type:
throw pillows
Place collected:
Kittery, York County, Maine, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th century
Description:
A throw pillow from the Rock Rest Tourist Home. The pillow is square shaped and is entirely covered in gold velvet with gold velvet piping around all four edges. The front and back are plain.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Black interiors  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Portsmouth Black Heritage Trail, Inc.
Object number:
2011.12.29
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Rock Rest Tourist Home Collection
Classification:
Textiles
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5be5f9ddb-50fb-49c6-b1c6-5ab059e1e781
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.12.29