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Valance fragment

Object Number: 
1944.308
Date: 
1700-1800
Medium: 
Linen, wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 49 x 1/2 in. ( 20.3 x 124.5 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Fragment of homespun linen valance with crewel embroidered floral vine motif and green, greenish-yellow, and lavender tassels.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group