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Chair seat cover fragment

Description

Trapezoidal chair seat cover fragment of thick felted red wool. Section of red wool damask machine sewn to one side. Evidence of nail holes on three sides. Tufts of white unidentified stuffing attached to back side of red wool. Small fragment of tape trim in envelope. Tape trim is red repeating floral scrolls on white ground, 1/2 inch wide.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Material
damask
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
chairs (furniture forms)
COVER, CHAIR SEAT
covers (overlying objects)
damask
Damask
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Pieced
piecing
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
22 x 33 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.72
GUSN
46618

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