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Bed Curtain

Description

Rectangular; hemmed top and bottom with selvage sides. Thick arborescent stem; large scale drooping flowers in two styles with bellflowers, buds, berries in blue and yellow; orange ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Location of origin
England
Material
alteration (process and technique)
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
machine-made
piecing
stitching
textiles
tin (metal)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
alteration (process and technique)
bed curtains
Bellflower
block printing (relief printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, BED
Floral
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
husk (motif)
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
Remade
stitching
textiles
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
24.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.390B
GUSN
53000

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