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Call #:
1969.1.1
Title:
Bed Hanging
Collection type:
Museum
Author/Creator :
  • Bromely Hall
  • Date:
    ca. 1770
    Object type:
    2: Furnishings; Bedding; Bed Hanging
    Materials:
    wool plain weave
    wool/linen tape
    fringe
    Place of production/origin:
    England, Middlesex,
    Description:
    Bed hanging with cream ground with blue toile print of pastoral scene. One side and bottom have 2" attached blue and cream fringe. The other side has navy and cream tape. The ties at top are for hanging.
    Dimensions:
    Height:100 in x Width:40 in
    Research Notes:
    A Brown family textile.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Norman Herreshoff , 1969
    Bibliographic References:
    (English Painted Textiles. Plate 10. Victoria and Albert Museum...1960)
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