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Bed Curtain Fragment

1934.850A (RS34537)

Description

Red on white ground of large scale arboresque pattern of woody entwining vines with various exotic flowers, buds and fruits; free-floating strawberry-like plants. Hemmed top and bottom; selvage sides. A) Nearly square. Very narrow hems.

Details

Maker
Possibly Bromley Hall Printworks (Manufacturer)
Date
1775-1785
Location of origin
East London, England
Material
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
piecing
tabby (textile)
toile (textile material)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
bed curtains
Chintz
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, BED
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
hand weaving
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Stipple Engraved
tabby (textile)
Toile
toile (textile material)
Woven
Dimensions
82 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.850A
GUSN
36734
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].
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