Doll Bed Canopy and Headcloth

Date

1810-1830

GUSN

GUSN-2795

Description

A canopy for a flat-top doll's bed; an off-white cotton printed with delicate floral sprigs in brown, red, green and pink. All sides are ornamented with a cotton tape border with yellow and red wool swags. The headcloth is of the same fabric and is tacked into place.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (toys)
canopies (bed components)
headcloths (bed hangings)
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
floral patterns
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Floral
CANOPY AND HEADCLOTH

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.1245A,B

Related Items

Title Doll's Canopy Bed Accession Number 1991.1243
Title Canopy Accession Number 1991.1268

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toy

Dimensions

19.25 x 14 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1245AB