Baize hall runner

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1826-1850

GUSN

GUSN-8686

Description

Green wool (baize) strip. Printed gold border of repeating leaf and flower within frieze; scrolling looped leaves alternate with thorned acorn vine. At corners, floral cartouches placed at angles. At center, oval medallion with six leaf and crown border around center potted plant. Raw edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

runners (floor coverings)
baize
block printing (relief printing process)
stitching
piecing
resist dyeing
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Wool
Floral
Baize
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Pieced
Resist
RUNNER

Additional Identification Number

1986.823 A

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

62.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1986.823

Places

Maine (United States)
Possibly