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Portiere

1998.1316.1 (RS24379)

Description

Portiere in Oriental rug pattern in shades of brown. Top sewn together folded to form slip for curtain rod. Loose section hanging from top slip finished w/ tassles. 3 rows of tassles. (brown)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
chenille (yarn)
hand sewing
weaving
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
Chenille
chenille (yarn)
CURTAIN, DOOR
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
portieres
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
95.5 x 44 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1316.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18645

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