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1991.1436 (RS24645)

Description

Delicate fine cotton table throw with stenciled theorem design of a basket of fruit encircled by fruited vine; bold and brightly colored on ecru ground; edged with finely knotted 1-1/2" fringe; the paint is fresh;

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
painting (coating)
stenciling
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
fringe
Fringed
Painted
painting (coating)
Stenciled
stenciling
table carpets
table linens
THROW, TABLE
Dimensions
22.5 x 29.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1436
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2946

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