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Potholder

Description

Circular potholder made of plain-woven, possibly synthetic paisley fabric; black, dark yellow, red, blue, green and two shades of purple; jhemmed with machine stitch about a half inch from edge and a whip stitch along side seam; a round hook of wire covered with orange thread is affixed to 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
wire
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
Cooking
cotton (textile)
paisley
Possibly synthetic
Potholder
potholders
wire
Dimensions
5 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6199
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258066

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