1955.0739.010 bed hanging
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Bed hanging (Valance)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    England or United States, Europe or North America

  • Date:

    1938-1955

  • Materials:

    Wool; Linen

  • Techniques:

    Woven (plain)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1955.0739.010


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Object Number

1955.0739.010

Object Name

Bed hanging (Valance)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

This bed hanging was probably made in New York City by Ernest LoNano Interiors.

Secondary Place of Origin

England or United States, Europe or North America

Secondary Origin Notes

Per previous cataloguer, this fabric was likely produced in England or the United States between 1780 and 1820.

Date

1938-1955

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; Reverse, right, pinned on tag; "55.739.10/Williams Room/APR-JULY"
2. Label; Reverse, right, cloth tag; "BELLE ISLE ROOM-2A/bed/valance-upper right/hand ct-Nov-Dec (4)"

Materials

Wool; Linen

Techniques

Woven (plain)

Dimensions (inches)

10 (H) , 77.25 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

25.4 (H) , 196.215 (W)

Object Description

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