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Bureau scarf

1986.412 (RS25301)

Description

Rectangular, white cotton; searsucker stripes and lines. Hemmed edges with applied cotton thread graduated and scalloped. Knotted fringe with clusters of three cords between along three sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1925
Associated Building
Original To Spencer-Pierce-Little House. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cloth
cotton (textile)
fringe
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
machine-made
SCARF, BUREAU
scarves (furniture coverings)
Seersucker
Stripe
stripes
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
19 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.412
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50827

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