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Doily

Description

Round linen doily with embroidered scrolling around edges and fringe; center ring with embroidered foliate branches in different shades of brown and tan; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
embroidery (visual works)
linen (material)
thread
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
doilies
Doily
embroidery (visual works)
foliation (pattern)
Linen
linen (material)
thread
Dimensions
8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6311
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258963

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