Door curtain

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24155

Description

Beaded door curtain suspended from two square wood dowels spaced 6 inches apart and held together w/ woven bamboo beads in criss-cross pattern. Curtain is composed of 4" bamboo beads interspersed w/ blue or brown glass beads. Apparently a work in progress, there is a cardboard box w/ large needles, coarse waxed cotton thread, bamboo and glass beads.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
bamboo (material)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
cotton (textile)
glass (material)
wood (plant material)
weaving
bamboo (material)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Bamboo
Cotton
Glass
Beaded
Woven
CURTAIN, DOOR

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

86 x 40 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5059