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What is this?

Length of printed cotton with a large scale design of curving bamboo-like stems with pineapples and feathers as foliage, in blue on a white ground.

This is a textile from United Kingdom. It is dated 1760–80 and we acquired it in 1960. Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: cotton technique: printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave foundation label: cotton, printed by engraved copper plate

Its dimensions are

H x W: 200 x 70.2 cm (78 3/4 x 27 5/8 in.) Repeat H: 87.9 cm (34 5/8 in.)

This object was manufactured by Ollive and Talwin and Bromley Hall

This object was purchased from Gotham & MacLaughlin and catalogued by Gillian Moss

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