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Doily

Description

Square cotton mat of four identical blocks, two right side up and two upside down, of bird underneath grain sheath with four baby birds. Floral borders around each. Blue and red; self-fringed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Cotton
cotton (textile)
doilies
DOILY
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Dimensions
12.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.105
GUSN
9895

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