Valance

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-25727

Description

Panels of pieced, glazed plain weave cotton with roller print block print combination polychromatic repeating large scale floral motifs with sawtooth arc borders; heavy use of green, very busy with little white ground; edges bound in a striped honeycomb tape. Single panel, straight with honeycomb tape binding only on one side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

valances
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
piecing
Valance
Valance

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

24 1/2 x 103 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1960.77G

Places

Connecticut (United States)