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Table Cover

1991.1435 (RS24651)

Description

Rectangular form comprised of pieced sections of printed cotton which is patterned with floral medallions of navy, red and tan; the medallions are enclosed by flowerhead and vine quatrefoil devices with similar palette on a taupe ground; hems are machine sewn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Possibly
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
table carpets
table linens
THROW, TABLE
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
32 x 74 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1435
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2945

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