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Table scarf

Description

Linen table scarf made of fine damask with pictorial decoartion. Outer border is decorated with stripes and scrolled leaves that enclose scene. Pictorial scene depicts two panels where cherub leads a lion and one panel where the cherub is riding the lion. There is an oval medallion in the center that depicts a classical warrior in a chariot pulled by two doves who are led by another cherub. The initials "MT" are embriodered in one corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Location of origin
Continental?
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
linen (material)
Scarf, Table
scarves (furniture coverings)
Dimensions
27 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.620
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
258690

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