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Curtain

Description

It includes three pieces of red wool trimmed with floral vine patterned woven braid. All are hand sewn. 1991.1774.1 is a lozenge shaped, comprised of two wool panels with a woven trim on two sides, and two other edges frayed. 1991.1774.2 is of rectangular form, comprised of three wool panels and edged with trim on three sides. 1991.1774.3 is of rectangular form, comprised of four panels and edged with trim on three sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
braiding
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
Braided
braiding
CURTAIN
curtains
Floral
floral patterns
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Accession Number
1991.1774.1-3
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11212

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