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Napkin

Description

Nearly square; off-white ground. Blue and brown windowpane check with blue, outlined in brown borders. Hemmed ends; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
Possibly Cobb, Hannah Francis, 1767-1846 (Maker)
Date
1810-1840
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: [figure of H and F joined]C [HFC] [Hannah Francis (Oliver) Cobb, 1767-1846]
Material
cross-stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
textiles
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
checker pattern
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
NAPKIN
napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Woven Check
Dimensions
20 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.131
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48736
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