|Early fabric with Eagle motif.|
At the time the eagle was selected to represent the new nation (June 20, 1782), apparently it was believed that the eagle existed only on the American continent.
18TH CENTURY AMERICAN EAGLE
|Cowan Auctions. Click here for source.|
Susan contacted me in December 2010 to ask if I would be interested in taking part in a very special project near and dear to her heart, her "Eagle Motif Wallhanging Decade by Decade Project."
|WWII patriotic transfer patterns.|
18th century Chinese famille rose porcelain plate made for the American market, circa 1780
I my next post I will show you the results.
Keep those needles flying!
Karen in the Islands
|Patriotic Textiles at Goldberg Coins and Collectibles Auctioneers, |
c. 1907 and 1908. Two textiles, both
printed by Schwab & Wolf of New York.