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Table mat

1998.5197.3 (RS22774)

Description

One of three white linen table mats w/ blue floral decoration: two square and one long runner. Runner features scrolled leaves and birds in light blue and indigo. Light blue border w/ continuous white foliate band. Square mats have floral and butterfly design all around ends: unornamented center. Light blue border w/ broken white foliate band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
linen (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Linen
linen (material)
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
Dimensions
24 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5197.3
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24329

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