Cotton piece: Sing a Song of Sixpence

Possibly English
About 1870


Object Place: England?

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .72 x .61

Accession Number

14.91

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The nursery rhyme of “Sing a Song of Sixpence, a pocket full of rye”, is printed and illustrated on this piece. The various scenes and verses are arranged in diamonds. The colors are blues, browns, pink, yellow, green and white.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow