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Potholders

Description

Off-white edges; colored faces (one pale blue, one pale brown); linen loops on face in corner; cotton exterior; asbestos (probably) interior; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"ASBESTOS" (purple ink)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
asbestos
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
asbestos
Cooking
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Potholder
potholders
Dimensions
5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6189.1-2
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258265

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