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Window curtain set

Description

Gold silk damask; large scale motif of flower-filled basket suspended from urn by ribbon. Fully lined with tan cotton twill. Ten pleated pockets across top, above 1" wide band of metallic gimp. Trimmed with knotted silk fringe; brass hooks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Material
cotton (textile)
damask
fringe
hand sewing
machine-made
metallic (color attribute)
silk (textile)
stitching
thread
twill
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Damask
damask
Fiddle Thread
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
hand sewing
Hand Stitched
Machine Sewn
machine-made
metallic (color attribute)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
thread
Twill
twill
Urn
urns
VALANCE
valances
Dimensions
60 x 75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.516.1A
GUSN
9502

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