Bed canopy

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-46271

Description

White dimity canopy, plain top w/ applied ruffled valances w/ applied bars of woven leno twist and fringed edges; cascaded corners; ruffled foot; plain head cloth; drawstring tassel remaining on one side ruffle, other one missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canopies (bed components)
cotton (textile)
dimity
drawn thread work
fringe
Cotton
Dimity
Fringed
Drawnwork
CANOPY

Associated Building

Original to Marrett House (Standish, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1959.1502

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

113 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances S. Marrett

Accession Number

1959.1502.1