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Door curtain

Description

Beaded door curtain suspended from two square wood dowels spaced 6 inches apart and held together w/ woven bamboo beads in criss-cross pattern. Curtain is composed of 4" bamboo beads interspersed w/ blue or brown glass beads. Apparently a work in progress, there is a cardboard box w/ large needles, coarse waxed cotton thread, bamboo and glass beads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
cotton (textile)
glass (material)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, DOOR
curtains
Glass
glass (material)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Woven
Dimensions
86 x 40 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5059
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24155

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