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Napkin

Description

Square; linen. Woven in off-white ground and narrow, light blue windowpane check with wide blue outlines, border, cream colored initials. Selvage sides; hemmed ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1840
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: ACW
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
Windowpane
Woven
Woven Check
Dimensions
21 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.133
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48738

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