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Tablecloth

Description

Rectangular, white linen damask; center of sawtooth stripes of repeating floral and geometric motifs. Wide border of various flowers and leaves; narrow band of diamond shapes around edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Ink at bottom center: H. Hathaway/(to) [ ] MVH [Hannah Hathaway (1778-1853), Margaret Van Tine Hathaway (1811-1892)]
Material
damask
jacquard
linen (material)
textiles
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
damask
Damask
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
jacquard
Jacquard
Linen
linen (material)
Stripe
stripes
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Dimensions
62 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.461C
GUSN
46175

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