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Tablecloth

Description

Square; gold and silver cotton damask; rounded corners. Central Chinese pagoda scene in frame. Flower-filled baskets and cornucopias around frame. Large floral motifs in corners. Border of pagodas, birds, butterflies and flowers. Fringed top and bottom; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cotton (textile)
damask
jacquard
weaving
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
butterflies
Butterfly
Cotton
cotton (textile)
damask
Damask
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
jacquard
Jacquard
Orientalism
Pagoda
table linens
TABLECLOTH
tablecloths
weaving
Dimensions
64 x 62.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.237
GUSN
8922

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