Textile fragment

Object Number: 
INV.1900d
Date: 
1825
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
overall: 20 x 10 5/8 in.
Marks: 
printed: all over: "ODE / FOR THE/ CANAL CELEBRATION/ written at the request of the printers of NEW YORK/ by Mr. Sam Woodworth/ 'Tis done!, 'tis done/ the mighty chain/ Clayton and Van Norden, Printers"
Description: 
Letterpress-printed silk textile with an "Ode for the Canal Celebration" in black ink in two columns; decorative border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of De Witt C. Jones, Jr. , March 21, 1962
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group