Portiere

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-17883

Description

Portiere panel, woven brown chenille pattern. Oriental rug pattern in shades of brown. Top sewn together, folded to form slip for curtain rod. Loose section hanging from top slip finished w/ 3 rows of brown tassles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portieres
chenille (yarn)
weaving
Chenille
Woven
CURTAIN, DOOR

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

82 x 45 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1316.2