Napkin case

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1870-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24309

Description

White cotton napkin case, rectangular, w/ chain stitched red and white embroidery throughout. Diamond-shaped waffle pattern on case. Triangular front flap; button sewn on case beneath. Fringed white edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cases (containers)
table linens
stitching
cotton (textile)
embroidering
Cotton
Embroidered
Chain Stitched
CASE, NAPKIN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

10.25 x 15.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5183