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Table cover

Description

Cream-colored linen table cover with red embroidery at center. Embroidery features three baby ducks in a round basket on the water gazing at the marsh grasses they are floating past. Hemmed linen outer border separated from center by tiny band of embroidery.

Details

Maker
Possibly Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Embroiderer)
Date
1900-1930
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
COVER, TABLE
covers (overlying objects)
Duck
ducks (birds)
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Linen
linen (material)
table linens
Dimensions
23.25 x 34.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5271
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24430

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