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    George Washington: Nine Commemorative Textiles. 1) 24" x 24" scrap of yard goods showing Washington, Scales of Justice and Peace 1776 (partially faded) issued for the Centennial, Threads #390, 2) 11" x 11" colorful silk hankie issued at end of World War One showing Wilson, Washington and Lafayette, 3) a second example of #2 with faults, but still display worthy, 4) 17" x 24" linen banner issued for the Centennial (faded), Threads #376, 5) 18" x 24" cotton bandanna issued for the Centennial in excellent condition with only a few small stains, Threads #429, 6) a most unusual 22" x 20" cotton bandanna with central portrait of Washington "The Father of His Country", surrounded by Centennial exhibition buildings, unlisted in Threads, with light toning and scattered foxing, 7) 17" x 34" red and white linen tablecloth with portrait of "Washington First President United States", contained within the weave, unlisted in Threads, issued for the 1893 World's Fair, 8) similar to #7, but woven on coarse beige thread with fringe at either end (quite nice!), and 9) 27" x 21" cotton bandanna with Washington and Grant, similar to Threads #427, but fashioned into a pillowcase.

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