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Table cover

Description

White cotton ground printed in two shades of brown. Twelve point sunburst medallion at center on ground of geometric motifs; lunettes inside border. Bands of assorted geometric motifs in border with flowering vine at edge. Selvage top and bottom. Hemmed sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1825
Location of origin
India
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Medallion
stitching
Sunburst
sunbursts
table carpets
table linens
textiles
THROW, TABLE
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
42.5 x 39.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.33
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
28602

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