Curtain

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1780-1840

GUSN

GUSN-11212

Description

It includes three pieces of red wool trimmed with floral vine patterned woven braid. All are hand sewn. 1991.1774.1 is a lozenge shaped, comprised of two wool panels with a woven trim on two sides, and two other edges frayed. 1991.1774.2 is of rectangular form, comprised of three wool panels and edged with trim on three sides. 1991.1774.3 is of rectangular form, comprised of four panels and edged with trim on three sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
appliqué (technique)
braiding
wool (textile)
weaving
floral patterns
Wool
Applied
Woven
Braided
Floral
CURTAIN

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1774.1-3