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Tablecloth

Description

Rectangular, white linen damask; central portion covered in floral sprigs. Bordered by double scrolling floral vines; stylized fleur-de-lis border around edges. Hemmed ends; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1821-1845
Inscriptions
Ink in corner: AMH Hull/2/*
Associated Building
Used At USS Constitution.
Material
damask
jacquard
linen (material)
textiles
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
damask
Damask
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Floral
floral patterns
jacquard
Jacquard
Linen
linen (material)
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Dimensions
82 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.272
GUSN
52057

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