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What is this?

A pattern of stylized fruits (including pineapples, grapes, cherries, apples, lemons, strawberries, and oranges) and leaves printed in green, yellow/green, red, and orange.

This is a textile from United States. It is dated ca. 1960 and we acquired it in 1998. Gift of Donald Cameron. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: linen technique:screen printed on plain weave

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 165.1 x 135.9 cm (5 ft. 5 in. x 53 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in selvedge: TUTTI FRUTTI by TOMMI PARZINGER - HANDPRINT - PATTERSON FABRICS, INC.

Tommi Parzinger was the designer and Donald Cameron was the donor and Patterson Fabrics was the producer of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18665467/ |title=Textile, "Tutti Frutti", ca. 1960 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=21 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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