Bureau scarf or runner

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-9909

Description

Rectangular; tan silk/wool ground; multi-color silk velvet appliques, edged in metallic thread at each end. Small circles at one end; larger circles and leaves (?) at other. Embroidered in multicolor silk; tan silk knotted mesh lace at ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

scarves (furniture coverings)
appliqué (technique)
embroidering
lace (needlework)
thread
metallic (color attribute)
tabby (textile)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
Silk
Wool
Velvet
Lace
Appliqued
Embroidered
Floral
Geometric
Novelty Weave
Fiddle Thread
SCARF, BUREAU

Associated Building

Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

19 x 42 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1937.1125

Places

Massachusetts (United States)