Printed fabric

American
18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

47 x 63.7 cm (18 1/2 x 25 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.606

Medium or Technique

Cotton resist-dyed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Natural cotton ground. Resist design in light and dark indigo blue shows diagonal rows of peacock-like birds perched on flowering branches. Pattern liberally sprinkled with white dots. Somewhat faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marah G. Stebbins