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Folding screen

Description

Six-panel split bamboo folding screen. Each panel has straight sides and semi-circular top. Woven in a herring-bone pattern with alternating brown and black stripes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1950
Location of origin
Asia
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
split bamboo
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
folding screens
Screen
split bamboo
Dimensions
71 1/2 x 117 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.273
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
293344

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