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Doily

Description

Round linen doily with scalloped edges decorated with small white embroidered flowers; embroidered scrolled foliate decoration forms ring in center along with embroidered small white flowers; embroidered with white, yellow and green thread; 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)
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Linen
linen (material)
scalloping
thread
Dimensions
5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6312
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258964

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