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Potholder

Description

Round potholder with wool houndstooth fabric (black and off white) on one side and a maroon cotton twill on the reverse; the edge is vordered with a gray; possibly synthetic, fabric; same fabric is used as a loop at one side; from hope chest (acc.no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
synthetic
wool (hair)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
Cooking
cotton (textile)
houndstooth
Possibly synthetic
Potholder
potholders
wool (hair)
Dimensions
6 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6198
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258064

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