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Jacquard carpet or coverlet; 1875-1914; possibly New York or Europe

Physical Description:
jacquard (overall production method/technique)
woven (overall production method/technique)
brown, natural (overall color)
Victorian design reform (overall pattern)
wool, possibly mohair (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 67 in x 96 1/2 in; 170.18 cm x 245.11 cm
Object Name:
carpet or coverlet
Object Type:
double weave
jacquard coverlets
Date made:
Very late 19th or early 20th century
1875-1914
Credit Line:
Gift of Rita J. Adrosko
ID Number:
1982.0146.01
Accession number:
1982.0146
Catalog number:
1982.0146.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a93d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214188
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Richard Waters; coverlet; Figured and Fancy; double-cloth; 1840; Ohio

Maker:
Waters, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
Figured and Fancy (overall production method/technique)
double weave (overall production method/technique)
"Peacocks Feeding Their Young," "Christians and Heathens" (border pattern)
red (overall color)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
wool (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 78 in x 76 in; 198.12 cm x 193.04 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, figured
coverlet
double-cloth
Date made:
about 1840
Date made:
c. 1840
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Lulu I. Waters Hare
ID Number:
TE.T12679
Catalog number:
T12679.000
Accession number:
237232
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0216-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_620469
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"Chariot Wheel" overshot coverlet; 1790-1825; United States

Physical Description:
cotton, wool (overall material)
indigo blue, white (overall color)
"Chariot Wheel" (overall pattern)
overshot (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 64 in; 162.56 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, overshot
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1800-1816
c. 1790-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of the Misses Long
ID Number:
TE.L6951
Accession number:
113420
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-bff1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448455

Work-Bag, Intestines Of Sea Lion

Collector:
Lucien M. Turner  Search this
Donor Name:
Lucien M. Turner  Search this
Culture:
Aleut (Unanga^x ; Unangan)  Search this
Object Type:
Bag
Place:
Atka Island, Atka Quad / Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
7 Apr 1882
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
82A00013
USNM Number:
E65299-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3df55448b-9aa0-478d-89aa-6a57ef97c7b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8471608
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Handkerchief

Manufacturer:
Echo Scarves Co., (New York, NY, USA, incorporated 1923)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 60 × 63 cm (23 5/8 × 24 13/16 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Handkerchief
Made in:
USA
Date:
early 20th–late 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Simeon Braguin
Accession Number:
1981-11-48
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4d742a3ef-0fa3-4b69-9a28-4376ab0d1124
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-11-48

"BETSY ROSS E-Z-WAY" Travel Iron

Physical Description:
nickel plate (iron, handle sides material)
wood (handle grip, case top and bottom material)
paint (handle grip, case top and bottom material)
cotton (cloth wrapping on wire material)
plastic (plug material)
brass (plug prongs material)
steel wire (cord spring material)
silk (case lining material)
Measurements:
overall-iron: 3 in x 2 1/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 5.3975 cm x 12.3825 cm
overall-case: 5 in x 5 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 12.7 cm x 14.2875 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
flatiron, travel
Place made:
United States: New York, Johnson City
Place used:
United States: New Mexico, Albuquerque
Date made:
20th century
ca 1920
ca 1920 - 1925
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Elmore
ID Number:
DL.67.0374
Catalog number:
67.0374
Accession number:
263810
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-bcf1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311815
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Fabric sample with printed paper label, Fruit of the Loom. ca. 1920

Maker:
B.B. & R. Knight, Inc.  Search this
Manufacturer:
B.B. & R. Knight, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton, paper (overall material)
Object Name:
Fabric Sample
Place Made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
Early 20th century
Credit Line:
American Textile History Museum Collection
ID Number:
2017.0232.16
Catalog number:
2017.0232.16
Accession number:
2017.0232
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-abcc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1847565

James Hunter Machine Co. Weaving weights and losses calculator card, 1947

Distributor:
James Hunter Machine Company  Search this
Manufacturer:
H. E. Blanchard  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Object Name:
Calculator card
Distributor:
United States: Massachusetts, North Adams
Date made:
1947
Credit Line:
American Textile History Museum Collection
ID Number:
2017.0232.28
Catalog number:
2017.0232.28
Accession number:
2017.0232
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b36b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1847664

Hand-tufted peacock 'chenille' bedspread

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
twill weave; hand-tufted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 82 3/8 in x 62 3/4 in; 209.2325 cm x 159.385 cm
Object Name:
bedspread
Place made:
United States: Georgia
Date made:
1910-1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Deborah J. Dell'Isola
ID Number:
2016.0080.01
Accession number:
2016.0080
Catalog number:
2016.0080.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5c3a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1807334

"Psychedelic" design double weave metallic matelasse

Physical Description:
lurex, cotton (overall material)
double weave; matelasse (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 49 in x 35 1/2 in; 124.46 cm x 90.17 cm
Object Name:
fabric length
textile length
Place made:
France
Date made:
1965-1975
1965-1973
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.02
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.02
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5837-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812455

Bloomcraft Jacobean-style furnishing fabric

Maker:
Bloomcraft, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
plain weave; screen-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 60 in x 55 in; 152.4 cm x 139.7 cm
Object Name:
Textile length
fabric length
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1970-1990
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.03
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.03
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-65e0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812458

Printed silk; abstract design; Italy; 1960s

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
satin weave; screen printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 54 in x 35 1/4 in; 137.16 cm x 89.535 cm
Object Name:
fabric length
Textile length
Date made:
1955-65
1950-65
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.04
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.04
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6369-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812460

Printed silk shantung; crocus design; France or Italy; 1960s

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
plain weave; screen-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 58 in x 35 1/2 in; 147.32 cm x 90.17 cm
Object Name:
fabric length
Textile length
Place made:
France
Italy
Date made:
1960s
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.05
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.05
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-636a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812461

TransferTex transfer-printed chiffon; Germany; 1980s

Maker:
TransferTex  Search this
Physical Description:
polyester (overall material)
plain weave, chiffon; transfer-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 66 in x 58 1/2 in; 167.64 cm x 148.59 cm
Object Name:
fabric length
Textile length
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1980s
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.06
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.06
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-636b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812463

Jofa hand-printed furnishing chintz; 1950-65

Maker:
JOFA  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
plain weave; hand-screen-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 98 in x 51 in; 248.92 cm x 129.54 cm
Object Name:
Textile length
fabric length
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1950-65
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.07
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6c35-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812464

Printed furnishing fabric; prancing horse design; 1945-55

Physical Description:
cotton, rayon (overall material)
sateen weave; screen-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 75 in x 51 in; 190.5 cm x 129.54 cm
Object Name:
Textile length
fabric length
Date made:
1947-1960
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.08
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.213.08
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-636c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812465

Psychedelic floral printed cotton apparel fabric; 1960s

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
float weave; screen-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 70 3/4 in x 36 1/2 in; 179.705 cm x 92.71 cm
Object Name:
Textile length
fabric length
Date made:
1960s
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.09
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.213.09
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6c36-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812467

Waverly “Copley Square” printed furnishing fabric; 1950-75

Maker:
Waverly  Search this
Waverly. Division of F. Schumacher & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
plain weave; screen-printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 48 in; 101.6 cm x 121.92 cm
Object Name:
fabric length
Textile length
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Paterson
United States
Date made:
1950-1965
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.10
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.10
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6c37-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812468

Schumacher "Imperial Coins" curtain fabric; "Sicilian Group"; designed by Vera; 1950s

Maker:
F. Schumacher & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
synthetic fiber; metallic pigment (overall material)
plain weave; screen printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 45 in; 101.6 cm x 114.3 cm
Object Name:
fabric length
Textile length
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1950s
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.11
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.11
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6c38-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812469

2 colorways of “Frascati” design, a Schumacher Hand Print furnishing fabric

Maker:
F. Schumacher & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
plain weave; hand screen printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 45 in x 48 in; 114.3 cm x 121.92 cm
Object Name:
fabric lengths
Textile length
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1950s
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie and Seymour Rappoport
ID Number:
2016.0213.12.A,B
Accession number:
2016.0213
Catalog number:
2016.0213.12 A,B
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6c39-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812470

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