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Curtain

Description

Plate printed on cotton curtain panel; background is an off white/beige, pattern is printed in red; scene is of British soldiers storming French ships (?) "LE HEROS & LE SUPERBE"; also shows British soldiers in India; Native Americans?; possible scenes from French and Indian War?; decorative lace band trim on left side. 3 metal rings on top; 1 tack on top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1890
Material
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
colonization
Colonization
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Copperplate printed
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Curtain
curtains
Native American
Native Americans
Trade
trade (function)
War
wars
Accession Number
1999.82
Credit Line
Gift of Sally Hinkle
GUSN
26414

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