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Piano Throw

1935.477 (RS269950)

Description

Rectangular single panel; lightweight, plain weave; red ground with block printed elongated oval arabesque medallion in center with concentric patterns. Floral inner border; outer border band or arabesque designs with inserted ovals along sides; floral groupings within. Cartouches at corners and midpoints along sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1851-1890
Inscriptions
Printed (?) on corner: 192
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
machine-made
tabby (textile)
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Arabesque
arabesques
block printing (relief printing process)
Floral
floral patterns
Gothic Revival
machine-made
Novelty Weave
tabby (textile)
textiles
THROW
throws (coverings)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
49 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.477
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lilias Page
GUSN
37806

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