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Window valance

Description

White silk net; white cotton tambour work in large scale flowering vine; denser at top and bottom with denser area marked by scalloped band. Gauze tunnel attached at top. Scalloped inner edge and hem. Valance same as top portion of panel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
gauze
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
gauze
Gauze
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Tambour
VALANCE
valances
Dimensions
20.5 x 35.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.308A
GUSN
9609

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