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Bed valance

Description

Long rectangular ? piece panel of white cotton dimity, woven in repeating bands of broad stripes and narrow stripes; applied mill woven fringe 3" wide w/ narrow heading; knotted yarn w/ tassels and ? fringe tape sewn to back of tassels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1920
Material
cotton (textile)
dimity
fringe
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed valances
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dimity
Dimity
fringe
Fringed
machine-made
VALANCE
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
12.5 x 93 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.3
GUSN
46881

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