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Description

Rectangular; red and white reversible. White fringed ends and red fringed sides. Center of three open circles in line with rose and acanthus leaf centers. All within oval floral, ananthus and foliate line border. Open space separates inner motif; wide border around edges of same motifs; large scale rococo-like floral corner motifs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1890
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
jacquard
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Arabesque
arabesques
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
jacquard
Jacquard
machine-made
Rococo Revival
Rose
rose (genus)
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
68 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1956.42
GUSN
8800

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