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Valance, part of a set of 13 pieces

English, Dutch?
about 1740s


Object Place: England

Accession Number

63.1027h

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

In pieces. See matching set of bed curtains (63.1023-.1026) and chair seat covers (63.1028-. 1034). Red, orange, brown and shades of yellow crewels worked with a variety of stitches on a linen-and-cotton weft twill ground fabric. Design shows bizarre flowers, exotic fruits and tree islands. Condition good.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund