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Window curtain

Description

Narrow, rectangular, two-tone wine red silk lampas woven in large scale strapwork medallions alternating between large and small; abstract floral designs inside and along side; cellular infill in many void spaces. Lightly gathered across top; suspended by five brass hooks. Wide hem at bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Material
alteration (process and technique)
lampas (textile material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
alteration (process and technique)
CURTAIN, WINDOW
curtains
Floral
floral patterns
Lampas
lampas (textile material)
Remade
Rococo Revival
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
108 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.292H
GUSN
9622

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