Bed flounce

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1840-1865

GUSN

GUSN-49716

Description

Rectangular hemmed dust ruffle. Columns of purple, rococo scrolled rectangular medallions with floral bunches. Trailing sprigs curling outside. Ground of dark purple-black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dust ruffles
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
tin (metal)
floral patterns
Rococo Revival
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Rococo Revival
Floral
Tin Glazed
Medallion
Unidentified Textile
RUFFLE, DUST

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.

Accession Number

1980.59