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Tablecloth

Description

Red on tan cotton damask. Repeating pattern: row of large floral quatrefoils and small floral sprigs; row of small sprigs; row of small sprigs and quatrefoils; row of small sprigs. Border along sides only. Inner border of leaves. Outer border of alternating trefoil-centered triangles and quatrefoil- centered diamonds. Hemmed top and bottom. Selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1895
Material
cotton (textile)
damask
machine-made
stitching
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
damask
Damask
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
60 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.333
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Lydia Gardiner Chace
GUSN
8905

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