Window valance

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1870-1885

GUSN

GUSN-9624

Description

Shaped; shallow center drop flanked by cascades. Bottom edge finished with pleat ruffles; pinked edges. Pleated ruffle at top. Floral bouquets in pink, creams, olive green; dark olive green ground. Backed with brown glazed cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

valances
chintz
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
floral patterns
Cotton
Chintz
Transfer Printed
Machine Sewn
Floral
Pieced
VALANCE

Related Items

Title Window valance Accession Number 1933.1628A
Title Window valance Accession Number 1933.1628B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

40.5 x 51.5 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1933.1627B