Bellpull

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-5575

Description

Long rectangular needlepoint bell pull; dark blue ground; undulating, flowing vine with petitpoint birds; yarn tassle at end;, watered silk backing; not connected to bell.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bells (idiophones)
petit point
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Wool
Silk
Needlepoint
Petit Point
Bird
BELLPULL

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

80.75 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.878