Digital Commonwealth

Bed Hanging

Item Information

Title:
Bed Hanging
Description:
Panels of pieced, glazed plain weave cotton with roller print block print combination polychromatic repeating large scale floral motifs with sawtooth arc borders; heavy use of green, very busy with little white ground; edges bound in a striped honeycomb tape. Pieced panel; hemmed top and one side; one selvage side and raw end; good color and glaze.
Date:
1825–1835
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
piecing
bed curtains
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Places:
Connecticut
Extent:
54 1/2 in. x 58 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1960.77L
Identifier:
25732