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Chair seat cover fragment

Description

Chair cover fragment, irregular trapezoidal shape, purple/red cotton velvet. Central motif of floral circle surrounded by circular frame of undulating leafy vine; floral disks with sprout placed inside each curve. Cotton backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1870
Associated Building
Used At Crocker Tavern (Barnstable, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
upholstery
velvet (fabric weave)
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
chairs (furniture forms)
Cloth Fragment
cotton (textile)
covers (overlying objects)
floral patterns
machine-made
upholstery
Upholstery
velvet (fabric weave)
weaving
Dimensions
22 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6041B
Credit Line
Bequest of Julia G. Crocker
GUSN
42067
Related Items
Title Arm Chair Accession number 1933.6041A

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