Curtain

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-25724

Description

Panels of pieced, glazed plain weave cotton w/ roller print block print combination polychromatic repeating large scale floral motifs w/ sawtooth arc borders; heavy use of green, very busy w/ little white ground; edges bound in a striped honeycomb tape. Pieced panel w/ hemmed top and honeycomb tape binding along sides and bottom; 15, 7/8" diam. brass rings at top w/ remains of cord.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tin (metal)
floral patterns
Cotton
Chintz
Tin Glazed
Pieced
Transfer Printed
Floral
CURTAIN

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

78 x 98 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1960.77D

Places

Connecticut (United States)