Window curtain

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-9618

Description

Narrow, rectangular, two-tone wine red silk lampas woven in large scale strapwork medallions alternating between large and small; abstract floral designs inside and along side; cellular infill in many void spaces. Lightly gathered across top; suspended by five brass hooks. Wide hem at bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
lampas (textile material)
alteration (process and technique)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Rococo Revival
Silk
Lampas
Remade
Rococo Revival
Floral
CURTAIN, WINDOW

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

108 x 21 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.292B

Places

Massachusetts (United States)