Bed valance

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-31027

Description

Rectangular fragment of fine plain weave cotton w/ arboresque morning glory vines on brown striped and honeycomb ground; glazed; raw edges w/ top gathered on string and band w/ a honeycomb tape binding.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed valances
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
weaving
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
tin (metal)
floral patterns
Cotton
Woven
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Floral
VALANCE, BED

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

18 x 23.5 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1926.616