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Table Mat

1971.1627 (RS118312)

Description

Stamped and embossed intertwining floral and vine pattern in black and gold. Surface of leather, between pattern, treated with a bronze paint/varnish. Border of mat scalloped in three lobe pattern. Square form.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
embossing
leather
stamping (forming)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Embossed
embossing
Floral
floral patterns
leather
Leather
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
Scalloped
scalloping
Stamped
stamping (forming)
table linens
Vine
vines
Dimensions
21.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1627
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12489

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