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Napkin case

1998.5183 (RS22773)

Description

White cotton napkin case, rectangular, w/ chain stitched red and white embroidery throughout. Diamond-shaped waffle pattern on case. Triangular front flap; button sewn on case beneath. Fringed white edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CASE, NAPKIN
cases (containers)
Chain Stitched
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
stitching
table linens
Dimensions
10.25 x 15.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5183
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24309

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