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Tablecloth

Description

Rectangular, off white satin damask weave linen cloth woven in an overshot-like pattern of blocks and crosses; repeating swag side borders. Applied linen crochet lace. 1" wide around edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
In ink at corner: Lucy A. Miller [Lucy Ann Miller Wood, 1916-1987]
Material
crocheting
damask
hand weaving
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
textiles
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Crocheted
crocheting
damask
Damask
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Dimensions
49.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.128
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48733

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