Bed Curtain Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1775-1785

GUSN

GUSN-36734

Description

Red on white ground of large scale arboresque pattern of woody entwining vines with various exotic flowers, buds and fruits; free-floating strawberry-like plants. Hemmed top and bottom; selvage sides. A) Nearly square. Very narrow hems.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed curtains
fragments
chintz
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
piecing
tabby (textile)
toile (textile material)
copper (metal)
floral patterns
Cotton
Toile
Chintz
Woven
Stipple Engraved
Pieced
Floral
Novelty Weave
CURTAIN, BED

Related Items

Title Bed Curtain Fragment ? Accession Number 1964.325

Maker

Possibly Bromley Hall Printworks (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

East London, England

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

82 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.850A

Reference Notes

Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].