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Pot Holder

Description

Hot pad; linen or cotton fabric in tan-colored with pattern printed in blue; different shapes, such as cheery, stars, floral, geometric, and possibly oriental characters are printed; construction is a rectanble-shaped fabric, lined with cotton batting; folded over itself, sewn down (by machine) and then filled with more cotton batting; looks homemade. In hope chest (1998.6174)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
printing (process)
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
cherry (wood)
Cooking
cotton (textile)
geometric patterns
Pad, Hot
Possibly linen (material)
potholders
printing (process)
weaving
People and organizations
Field, Sarah Maria Moore
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6202
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
268879

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