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Table mat

Description

Taupe wool felt ground. Berlinwork center medallion and lunettes. Floral motifs in purple, blue, red and green. Trimmed all around with taupe silk fringe. Unbacked.

Details

Maker
Smith, Lucy (Maker)
Inscriptions
Blue ink on white paper glued to back: Done by/Lucy Smith of/Ipswich/For Soc.P./Antiquities
Location of origin
Ipswich, MA, USA; Ipswich, MA, USA, Essex County
Material
Berlin woolwork
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
Felt
felt (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
Medallion
Silk
silk (textile)
table linens
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
18.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1160
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith
GUSN
36839

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