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

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)