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Description

Damask linen; white; border pattern on both edges include a swirl of 3-leaf clover intertwined ; encircled with a leafy vine (pattern block approximately 6 inches by 8 inches; center panels are 3-leaf clover (1 large and 8 small) set against wavy lines; Linen damask tablecloth; simple foliate trail at edge around perimeter; more dense foliate trail border 9 1/2 inches from edge; scrolled arabesque border within trail border; lily border within scrolled border; small foliate trail around center with two lilies in center; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
damask
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Republic of Ireland
Descriptive terms
cloverleafs
damask
Dining
Linen
linen (material)
Tablecloth
tablecloths
weaving
Dimensions
89 1/2 x 71 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6244
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258862

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