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Tablecloth

Description

Of square form, a red flannel printed in black with a circular reserve with an 8 lobed patterned device at the center. It is enclosed by a ring of grape vines and stylized classical motifs. It has cone and bell flower spray at the corners with spandrels of the scroll devices. All of this within one contiguous dot and meandering line outer border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
printing (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
Possibly Renaissance Revival
printing (process)
Renaissance Revival
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
Transfer Printed
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
52.5 x 52.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1755
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11557

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