Bureau scarf

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1885-1900

GUSN

GUSN-38831

Description

Beige linen. Red cotton embroidered picture at center of bird flying to nest on pine branch; partially encompassed by double circle. Open work band 2" above bottom. Knotted self fringe at bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

scarves (furniture coverings)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
openwork
satin
textiles
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
geometric patterns
Linen
Satin
Cotton
Embroidered
Bird
Geometric
Open Work
Unidentified Textile
SCARF, BUREAU

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1936.922