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Tablecloth

Description

Roughly square, coarse natural cotton panel; seamed. Alternating narrow and wide stripes of coarser yarn-like dimity pattern. Applied tape fringe around all edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Inscriptions
Applied tag at corner: STEVENS
Material
cotton (textile)
dimity
fringe
hand weaving
piecing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dimity
Dimity
Fringe
fringe
hand weaving
Pieced
piecing
Stripe
stripes
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
Woven
Dimensions
56.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1551
GUSN
38323

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