Bed Curtain

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1790-1815

GUSN

GUSN-51221

Description

Of rectangular form, comprised of two copper plate printed brown on white panels. They show hunting scenes of men and dogs at rest and others shooting near fences and trees. It is hemmed at the top and bottom, the center has a hand-sewn seam.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed curtains
copper (metal)
plate (material)
cotton (textile)
tabby (textile)
printing (process)
hunting
Cotton
Copper Plate
Transfer Printed
Novelty Weave
Hunting
CURTAIN, BED

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

84 x 55 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1119

Places

Massachusetts (United States)