Roller blind

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1865

GUSN

GUSN-9587

Description

Wooden rollers for blinds; grooved spool at one end; wooden insert along length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

roller shades
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Unidentified Paper
SHADE, SPRING-PULL

Inscription

Printed paper label glued to roller: S.S. PUTNAM & CO's/SELF-ADJUSTING/CURTAIN FIXTURES/Patented April 15, 1851 & May 26, 1857/Extended April 15(?) 1865/[directions for installation]/Manufactory, NEPONSET, Mass

Maker

S.S. Putnam & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Neponset, MA, USA

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

38 (W), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Rogers

Accession Number

1960.20A

Date

1865 (After)

Places

Massachusetts (United States)