Roller blind

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1876

GUSN

GUSN-9544

Description

White cotton canvas painted olive. 8" border above hem of leaf-filled vases alternating with trapezoidal scrolls in gilt paint; bronze flacking and glitter. 1-1/2" hem; wooden bar inserted. Wooden roller nailed to top; metal spring at top. Circular tin pull attached at hem; other pull tied to it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

roller shades
cotton (textile)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Pull, Shade
Pull, Shade

Inscription

Printed paper label glued to roller: KNAPP SHADE ROLLER/[followed by directions for installation. Patent info along sides.]

Associated Building

Original To Daniel Peterson Woodbury House,

Maker

Knapp Shade Roller (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

70 x 37 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury

Accession Number

1969.450B

Date

1876 (circa)

Places

New Hampshire (United States)