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Tablecloth

Description

Roughly square, off white linen; seamed. Bronson weave in geometric block and bar pattern. Hemmed ends; selvage sides. Applied linen needlepoint lace (1" wide) around edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Ink at corner: Lucy A. Wood [Lucy Ann Miller Wood 1816-1897]
Material
hand weaving
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
needle lace
piecing
textiles
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chantilly Lace
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Lace
lace (needlework)
Leno Weave
Linen
linen (material)
needle lace
Pieced
piecing
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
59 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.130
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48735

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