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"Silk"

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Title:
"Silk"
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Linen
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 10 3/4 in. ( 21.6 x 27.3 cm )
Date End: 
1 850
Description: 
Linen copper-engraved handkerchief titled, "Silk"; central image of a silk manufactory, rearing the silkworms, surrounded by eight images and vignettes relating to the manufacture and use of silk; printed in turkey-red ink on a white ground, decorative border with banner at top center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number: 
1941.95
Date Begin: 
1820
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group