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Table mat

Description

One of five white linen table mats, square, w/ blue floral decoration. Features flowers w/ long grassy leaves at all corners; blue butterflies between flowers. Hemmed edges separated from center by tiny embroidered band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
linen (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Linen
linen (material)
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
Dimensions
11.5 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5198.4
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24333

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