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Napkin

Description

White linen napkin with one end embroidered with pink Greek key pattern with pink and blue butterfly at center. Damask flowers throughout linen. Hemmed top and bottom edges separated from center by thin band of embroidery.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Jane Standen, (1917-2012) (Embroiderer)
Date
1910-1925
Inscriptions
Stamped on back hem: ""4150""
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
California (United States)
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Greek Key
key pattern
Linen
linen (material)
NAPKIN
napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
Dimensions
23.5 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5186
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24312

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