Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-11557

Description

Of square form, a red flannel printed in black with a circular reserve with an 8 lobed patterned device at the center. It is enclosed by a ring of grape vines and stylized classical motifs. It has cone and bell flower spray at the corners with spandrels of the scroll devices. All of this within one contiguous dot and meandering line outer border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
table linens
printing (process)
wool (textile)
Renaissance Revival
floral patterns
Wool
Transfer Printed
Floral
Renaissance Revival
TABLECLOTH

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

52.5 x 52.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1755