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Table scarf

Description

Rectangular table scarf with black wool twill ground. Appliqued flowers, berries and leaves in red, white and green wool. Vines and stems embroidered in red and green wool. Trimmed all around with black fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1870
Material
appliqué (technique)
crewelwork (technique)
piecing
stitching
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessories; Furniture Coverings
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Berry
berry
crewelwork (technique)
Crewelworked
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
runners (furniture coverings)
Scarf, Furniture
Scarf, Table
scarves (furniture coverings)
stitching
table linens
Twilled
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
28 x 66 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.52
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.
GUSN
49711

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