Window swag

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-9527

Description

Gold-yellow weighted silk; applied silk damask floral tape border at outer edges. Silk-covered wood tassels suspended by cords at some edges. Small brass rings and tacks. Back purple silk. Considerable machine sewing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

swags
cotton (textile)
damask
fringe
machine sewing (technique)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
Silk
Damask
Fringe
Cotton
Machine Sewn
Floral
CURTAIN, WINDOW

Additional Identification Number

1978.95.2
1978.95.2

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

60 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1978.93.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)