Window curtain

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-9589

Description

White, sheer cotton mull; white work machine embroidery in repeating motif of floral sprigs and small birds. Hemmed sides; attached linen tunnel at top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
embroidering
machine-made
super
alteration (process and technique)
whitework
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Cotton
Linen
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
Bud
Remade
Mull
Whitework
CURTAIN, WINDOW

Associated Building

Original To Marrett House (Standish, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

31 x 22 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances S. Marrett

Accession Number

1959.1528.2

Places

Maine (United States)