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Bed Curtain Fragment

1960.65B (RS34617)

Description

Rectangular; polychromatic block and roller printed floral columns; white cotton ground. Entwinning floral vines with serpentine borders with feather wisps in red; faint shadowed image of oak leaves and floral sprigs between columns.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1825
Location of origin
England
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
machine-made
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed curtains
block printing (relief printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, BED
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
Transfer Printed
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
46.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1960.65B
GUSN
9326

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