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Tablecloth

Description

Rectangular; overall zig-zag and running diamond woven pattern of white cotton and brown fabrics with gold metal threads. Applied woven border of brown diamond gridwork on white ground. Red tape edges; brown fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Location of origin
Asia; Pacific Islands
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
hand weaving
hemp (fiber)
metallic (color attribute)
sisal (fiber)
textiles
thread
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Diamond
Fiddle Thread
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Hemp
lozenges
metallic (color attribute)
Possibly hemp (fiber)
Possibly sisal (fiber)
Sisal
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
textiles
thread
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Dimensions
53 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.57
GUSN
37617

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