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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.03.00102a-i
Description The specimen contains nine (9) different samples of homespun, once sewn to a card (since removed). The samples come in different sizes and patterns, primarily brown plaids. Old Museum label "49" is attached to the card.
Dimensions W-4.5 L-12 inches
Made unidentified slaves (tenative), GA, 1861-1865
Provenance The card contains samples of Georgia homespun woven during the war. Possibly made by slaves.
People unidentified slaves (tentative)
unidentified African Americans (tentative)
Search Terms ersatz
homespun
Subjects African Americans
slaves
slavery