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Tablecloth

Description

Rectangular; white linen damask. Lobster medallion at center; elaborate frame; floral/ geometric stripe ground. Blue cotton inner and outer border in Greek Key pattern. Red cotton middle border with gnomes. Self fringe all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Material
cotton (textile)
damask
linen (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
damask
Damask
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Gnome
Greek Key
key pattern
Linen
linen (material)
Lobster
lobsters
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
Dimensions
96 x 58 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.326A
GUSN
8907

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