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Table mat

Description

White linen table mat w/ five embroidered figures at center. Figures are women walking in a line, each clinging to the gathered skirt hem of the woman in front of her. Colors include pink, blue, yellow and black. Top and bottom edges are fringed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Linen
linen (material)
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
Women
women (female humans)
Dimensions
17.25 x 17.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5268
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24427

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