Chair seat cover fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-46618

Description

Trapezoidal chair seat cover fragment of thick felted red wool. Section of red wool damask machine sewn to one side. Evidence of nail holes on three sides. Tufts of white unidentified stuffing attached to back side of red wool. Small fragment of tape trim in envelope. Tape trim is red repeating floral scrolls on white ground, 1/2 inch wide.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
covers (overlying objects)
damask
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
textiles
wool (textile)
Wool
Damask
Machine Sewn
Pieced
Unidentified Textile
COVER, CHAIR SEAT

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22 x 33 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1962.72