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Bed Curtain Fragment

1917.1365B (RS34462)

Description

Pie-shaped; figured woven blue and white tape binding two edges. Image in blue on white ground of fancy tailed cock duck with hen in center; large scale rococo floral scroll, flowers and fruit.

Details

Maker
Bromley Hall Printworks (Printer)
Date
1765-1775
Location of origin
East London, England; England
Material
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
piecing
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed curtains
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
Curtain, Bed
fragments
Hanging, Bed
piecing
Dimensions
22 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.1365B
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
9354
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

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