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Tea cozy

Description

Part of set of white coton tea cozy(.1) and table mat(.2), both w/ embroidered Japanese decoration and scalloped edges. One image of a blue pagoda and swimming yellow ducks; the other of a woman in a blue robe beside a flock of yellow birds. Border is blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1940
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Cotton
cotton (textile)
COZY
Duck
ducks (birds)
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Japonais
Japonaiserie
Pagoda
tea cozies
Woman
women (female humans)
Dimensions
11.25 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5263.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24421

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