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Valance

Description

Printed linen valance with top hem sen with openign at top for hanging; abstract geometric design with predominant colors of black, gold, red, blue, pink, green and brown; some stylized foliate and floral decoration among geomatric design; in hope chest (acc.no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1940
Inscriptions
"PURITAN/ DOULTON CRETONNE . . ."; (?) A (?) ANTEED SUNFAST AND WASHABLE/ DESIGN BLACK PRINCE GUARANTEED SUNFAST AND WASHABLE" (along sides)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
printed textile materials
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric motifs
Linen
linen (material)
Printed
printed textile materials
Valance
valances
Dimensions
18 1/8 x 32 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6210
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258081

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