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Napkin

Description

Roughly square linen napkin. Blue with double white line windowpane check; 1-1/2 white band border. Hemmed ends; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: SB [according to log: S + B] [possibly Susana Bennett (Wood) Cornish, daughter of David and Olive Cobb Wood]
Material
cross-stitching
linen (material)
machine-made
textiles
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
checker pattern
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
NAPKIN
napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Windowpane
Woven
Woven Check
Dimensions
28 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.134
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48739
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