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Pole Screen

Description

Pole screen. Silk damask, brass, mahogany, pine. Oval mahogany frame encloses machine-embroidered wine damask panel with central rose motif. Contains two adjustable back rings for pole; pole missing; this description refers to screen only.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Codman, Thomas Newbold, 1868-1963 (Maker)
Date
1900-1924
Location of origin
Lincoln, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
damask
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
silk (textile)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
damask
Damask
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
pole screens
SCREEN, POLE
silk (textile)
Dimensions
17 3/8 x 14 1/8 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3489
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72728

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