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Bed Curtain Fragment

1917.1366B (RS34464)

Description

Rectangular; brown trailing floral vines with chrysanthemum-like flowers. Linen tape binding along one side and top; other edges hemmed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1780
Location of origin
England
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed curtains
block printing (relief printing process)
Chrysanthemum
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, BED
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
fragments
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
16.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.1366B
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
27932

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