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Tablecloth

Description

Rectangular, off white cotton dimity cloth; seamed. Red and black bordered Greek Key. Stripes running length of cloth. Hemmed ends finished in cotton tape. Selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1826-1850
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
dimity
machine-made
piecing
printing (process)
textiles
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dimity
Dimity
Greek Key
key pattern
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
Stripe
stripes
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
62 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.566
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
49517

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