checked cloth sample

Made:
1900 in United States

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Cloth, dark blue and cream check, made around 1900 in the United States on a hand loom, but also representative of the
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Cloth, dark blue and cream check, made around 1900 in the United States on a hand loom, but also representative of the
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Cloth, dark blue and cream check, made around 1900 in the United States on a hand loom, but also representative of the
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Cloth, dark blue and cream check, made around 1900 in the United States on a hand loom, but also representative of the
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Cloth, dark blue and cream check, made around 1900 in the United States on a hand loom, but also representative of the
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Cloth, dark blue and cream check, made in the United States, around 1900.

This cloth was made in the United States on a hand loom in arond 1900. It is also representative of the type of checked cloth known as Guinea Cloth, made in Manchester from around 1780 and sold in exchange for enslaved people in West Africa.

Details

Category:
Textile Industry
Object Number:
E2018.0314.1
type:
checked cloth sample
status:
auxiliary material

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