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Portiere

Description

Rectangular, double weave silk panel (Matelasse') woven in relief goemetric body of pink and green; three honeycomb columns in center framed by floral designs. Knotted fringe with tassels on one end; knotted thread on opposite end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Material
fringe
machine-made
matelassé
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
CURTAIN, DOOR
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
machine-made
Matelasse
matelassé
portieres
Silk
silk (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
49 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.828.1
GUSN
9870
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