Bed flounce

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-25730

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; gathered on striped binding w/ 5 sets of ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dust ruffles
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
RUFFLE, DUST

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

17.5 x 72 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1960.77J

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