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Window valance

Description

Natural linen. Printed imitation of mid-18th c. French fabric of undulating columns; floral sprigs in between. A) Shaped, ogee bottom; pieced panel with applied woven tape with wide heading with narrow fringe. Hooks on back top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1935
Material
fringe
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
machine-made
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Colonial Revival
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Linen
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
Transfer Printed
VALANCE
valances
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
16.5 x 125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.567A
GUSN
9497

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