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Bed Curtain

1986.1119 (RS24689)

Description

Of rectangular form, comprised of two copper plate printed brown on white panels. They show hunting scenes of men and dogs at rest and others shooting near fences and trees. It is hemmed at the top and bottom, the center has a hand-sewn seam.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1815
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
copper (metal)
cotton (textile)
plate (material)
printing (process)
tabby (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed curtains
copper (metal)
Copper Plate
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, BED
Hunting
hunting
Novelty Weave
plate (material)
printing (process)
tabby (textile)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
84 x 55 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1119
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51221

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