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Bed hanging (Valance)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Place of Origin:

    United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    Europe or North America

  • Date:

    1941-1957

  • Materials:

    Silk

  • Techniques:

    Woven (damask)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1296.002 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.1296.002 A

Object Name

Bed hanging (Valance)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

United States, North America

Origin Notes

This is part of a set of bedhangings made in the 20th century.

Secondary Place of Origin

Europe or North America

Date

1941-1957

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; upper left corner; "Phila Bedroom Valance 57.1296.2a" (in graphite)

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Woven (damask)

Construction Description

Machine and hand-stitched

Dimensions (inches)

11 (H) , 216 (L)

Dimensions (centimeters)

27.94 (H) , 548.64 (L)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Sweeney, John A. H. 1963 The Treasure House of Early American Rooms.
Published: p. 70