Piano Throw

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1851-1890

GUSN

GUSN-37806

Description

Rectangular single panel; lightweight, plain weave; red ground with block printed elongated oval arabesque medallion in center with concentric patterns. Floral inner border; outer border band or arabesque designs with inserted ovals along sides; floral groupings within. Cartouches at corners and midpoints along sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

throws (coverings)
block printing (relief printing process)
weaving
machine-made
tabby (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
arabesques
floral patterns
Gothic Revival
Wool
Transfer Printed
Woven
Gothic Revival
Floral
Arabesque
Novelty Weave
Unidentified Textile
THROW

Inscription

Printed (?) on corner: 192

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

49 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lilias Page

Accession Number

1935.477