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1998.1315.3 (RS23568)

Description

Green brocade flat valance w/ gimp trimming. Large floral print w/ grapes and vines. Brown silk covering back. Paper stuffing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brocading
hand sewing
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
Brocaded
brocading
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
paper (fiber product)
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Paper
VALANCE
valances
Vine
vine scrolls
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
40 x 60 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1315.3
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18644

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