Window curtain set

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-9502

Description

Gold silk damask; large scale motif of flower-filled basket suspended from urn by ribbon. Fully lined with tan cotton twill. Ten pleated pockets across top, above 1" wide band of metallic gimp. Trimmed with knotted silk fringe; brass hooks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

valances
cotton (textile)
damask
fringe
hand sewing
stitching
machine-made
thread
metallic (color attribute)
silk (textile)
twill
floral patterns
urns
Silk
Damask
Cotton
Twill
Fiddle Thread
Floral
Urn
Hand Stitched
Machine Sewn
Fringe
VALANCE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

60 x 75 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1990.516.1A

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