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Feedsack: Kent's Cloth of the United Nations

British
early 1940s
Globe Mills


Dimensions

Height x width: 36 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. (92.7 x 54.6 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2334

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White sack with drawstring on top. Yellow patch with words “GLOBE A1 COMPLETE LAYING FEED” written in red lettering. Images of flags, warcrafts, etc on sack in mainly primary colors with black text.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, sold by Saunders to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of the Sharfs to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf