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Table mat

Description

Tan canvas base. Ground worked in clear beads. Central diamond-shape in grey wool divided into four smaller diamonds by large red star. Star overlapped at edges by four squares each divided into triangles (red, green, purple, brown). Double border of Greek Key motif in black wool fringed all around with loops of clear beads attached to gold silk braid. Green felt back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
Berlin woolwork
beads (pierced objects)
canvas
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beads
beads (pierced objects)
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
canvas
Coated Canvas
Felt
felt (textile)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Greek Key
key pattern
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
Silk
silk (textile)
table linens
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1242
GUSN
38170

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