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Valance

1969.3505.2 (RS120278)

Description

Valance from a set of curtains; yellow and pink silk; border with stylized pink floral brocade on yellow ground; heavily padded; central repeat motif of mariner's compass-like star. Bottom edge of valance embellished with wooden spool core pink and yellow silk wrapped fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
circa
Material
brocade (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
brocade (textile)
floral patterns
silk (textile)
Valance
valances
Accession Number
1969.3505.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
248587

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