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Table Mat

Description

Burgundy linen(?) canvas cross-stitched, floral (?) design in center. Cross-stitched with wool (?) yarn (light green, dark green, blue, dark red, light brown, light gold, light red). Blanket stitched at edges. Fringed. Floral design is possibly representing letter "B" or "F."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Cross stitch in center: ""B""
Material
cross-stitching
needlepoint (needleworking)
wool (textile)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
MAT, PLACE
Needlepoint
needlepoint (needleworking)
placemats
wool (textile)
Dimensions
10 5/8 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.452
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10399

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