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1992.11B (RS34564)

Description

Rectangular; gold plush on front, peachy-tan on back. Pleated top gathered onto six hooks. Hemmed edges. Green metallic thread embroidery helix floral border along one side and across bottom; cross-tie with rings woven with fringe on back of same.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1920
Material
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
fringe
machine sewing (technique)
metallic (color attribute)
plush
thread
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
CURTAIN, DOOR
Fiddle Thread
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
metallic (color attribute)
Plush
plush
portieres
thread
Dimensions
85 x 29 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.11B
GUSN
9867

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