Window valance

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1935

GUSN

GUSN-9497

Description

Natural linen. Printed imitation of mid-18th c. French fabric of undulating columns; floral sprigs in between. A) Shaped, ogee bottom; pieced panel with applied woven tape with wide heading with narrow fringe. Hooks on back top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

valances
fringe
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
printing (process)
rolling up
Colonial Revival
floral patterns
Linen
Fringe
Woven
Machine Sewn
Transfer Printed
Colonial Revival
Floral
Novelty Weave
Pieced
VALANCE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

16.5 x 125 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1990.567A

Places

Massachusetts (United States)