Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1835-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11529

Description

No description

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
table linens
hand weaving
linen (material)
geometric patterns
Linen
Woven
Geometric
TABLECLOTH

Inscription

On a handwritten label that was pinned on the tablecloth read: These tablecloths/descended to/Margaret (Little)/Harford from/her great-/grandmother/Olive (Curtis)/Hobbs of Kenne-/bunk- Maine.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Hobbs, Olive Curtis (Maker)

Location of Origin

Ipswich, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

68 x 48 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1729

Places

Massachusetts (United States)