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Napkin

Description

White plain weave linen ground; oriental-type motifs embroidered in red silk at each corner (a plate, a bowl, a platter and a pair of jars). Hemmed ends. Selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
tabby (textile)
textiles
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
NAPKIN
napkins (culinary textile)
Novelty Weave
Oriental
Orientalism
Silk
silk (textile)
tabby (textile)
table linens
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1118
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51220

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