Skip to content

Search Collections

Bed Curtain Fragment

Description

Rectangular; three raw edges, one selvage; polychromatic bouquets of poppies and other flowers with tendrils; tan imitation twill weave-like fancy milled ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Associated Building
Used At Deer Farm. Used At The Captain Samuel Ward House.
Material
cotton (textile)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed curtains
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, BED
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
fragments
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Poppy
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
57 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.39
GUSN
9305

Comments