Museum Open Monday

The New-York Historical Society Museum will be open Monday, December 29, 10am-6pm. For details, please visit our calendar.

Doll house furniture: ribbon used as stair carpet w/rods

Doll house furniture: ribbon used as stair carpet w/rods
Title
Doll house furniture: ribbon used as stair carpet w/rods
Date 
1875-1925
Medium 
Velvet, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 21 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. ( 54.6 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Red velvet ribbon with ten metal hooks wrapped around and two metal nails at the base.
Object Number 
INV.8339
Gallery Label 
This ribbon was used as a stairway runner in a child's doll house.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group