Chair seat cover fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1885-1920

GUSN

GUSN-9017

Description

Rectangular; black and gold silk/cotton damask. Design of large scale black potted tulips surrounding abstract flower divided by sashing; gold ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
covers (overlying objects)
cotton (textile)
damask
weaving
machine-made
silk (textile)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
upholstery
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Silk
Damask
Cotton
Floral
Woven
Upholstery
Tulip
COVER, CHAIR SEAT

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

28.5 x 25.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.201C

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