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Table mat

Description

Circular; dark brown wool felt. Four bands of orange grosgrain silk ribbon appliqued across face forming five pie-shaped segments. Bull's eye embroidered at center in multicolor silk. Assorted motifs embroidered over face and ribbon in multicolor silks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
No date or origin given.
Associated Building
Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA.
Material
appliqué (technique)
cloth
embroidering
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
cloth
Embroidered
embroidering
Felt
felt (textile)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Grosgrain
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
Silk
silk (textile)
table linens
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
10.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.1078
GUSN
39333

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