Window curtain panel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1895

GUSN

GUSN-9523

Description

Rectangular, single piece; body of red wool brocaded with metallic thread; arborescent pattern. Top panel green velvet; band of gold metallic thread at bottom. Applied netted yarn with long cords; multi-colored tassels. Scalloped fringe inside edge and bottom. Top gathered onto five pleats. Back brown cotton; six brass hooks each pleat. Ring at top corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
brocade (textile)
fringe
machine sewing (technique)
thread
metallic (color attribute)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Wool
Velvet
Fringe
Brocade
Fiddle Thread
Machine Sewn
CURTAIN, WINDOW

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

123 x 41 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1983.116.2

Reference Notes

------------. "Ceramic Chinoiserie," Antiques Magazine, August 1941,. [No Publisher].

Places

Massachusetts (United States)