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Bed valance

1929.336A (RS34527)

Description

One of three valances, w/ corner cascades pieced of glaze cotton of dark brown-purple ground w/ clusters of roses and stems and hydrangeas and stems w/ gimp type trimming along all sides except top; backed in tan glazed cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Material
chintz
cotton (textile)
fringe
glazing (coating)
machine-made
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
tin (metal)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
bed valances
Chintz
chintz
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
fringe
Fringed
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
VALANCE
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
53 x 125.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.336A
GUSN
25741

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