Table Mat

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-10399

Description

Burgundy linen(?) canvas cross-stitched, floral (?) design in center. Cross-stitched with wool (?) yarn (light green, dark green, blue, dark red, light brown, light gold, light red). Blanket stitched at edges. Fringed. Floral design is possibly representing letter "B" or "F."

Details

Descriptive Terms

placemats
wool (textile)
cross-stitching
needlepoint (needleworking)
Needlepoint
Cross-stitched
MAT, PLACE

Inscription

Cross stitch in center: ""B""

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 5/8 x 13 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elsie Allen

Accession Number

1995.452