Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11552

Description

Of rectangular form, printed in red, blue, yellow and black. It is patterned with a field of a large paisley filled potted tree, flanked by peafowl flowering vines and shaped corner blocks. All this within a border of tree of life designs and segmented paisley "cone" filled "gates". It has a reinforced band of fabric along the top and loops at the top corners.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
table linens
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
paisley
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Paisley
TABLECLOTH

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

India

Dimensions

72 x 46 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1750