Bed Curtain Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1810-1825

GUSN

GUSN-46303

Description

Rectangular; polychromatic block and roller printed floral columns; white cotton ground. Entwinning floral vines with serpentine borders with feather wisps in red; faint shadowed image of oak leaves and floral sprigs between columns.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed curtains
fragments
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
printing (process)
rolling up
floral patterns
Cotton
Woven
Transfer Printed
Pieced
Floral
Novelty Weave
CURTAIN, BED

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

12.75 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1960.65A

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly