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Description

Panels of pieced, glazed plain weave cotton w/ roller print block print combination polychromatic repeating large scale floral motifs w/ sawtooth arc borders; heavy use of green, very busy w/ little white ground; edges bound in a striped honeycomb tape. Single panel, straight w/ honeycomb tape binding along one side, ends and a portion of another side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
piecing
tin (metal)
Object type
Window & Door Coverings
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
piecing
tin (metal)
Valance
valances
Dimensions
25 x 171 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1960.77F
GUSN
25726

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