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Table Mat

Description

Rectangular, off-white linen; off-white thread decoration; decorative end has horizontal band defined by two rows of drawn thread embroidery; at center of band is a flower flanked by two leafy motifs; edge is adorned with a sawtooth pattern of crocheted loops; the less decorative end is adorned with simple crocheted sawtooth design; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
crochet (needlework)
drawn thread work
linen (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
crochet (needlework)
drawn thread work
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Mat, Table
mats (furniture coverings)
Dimensions
30 1/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6290
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258179

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