Napkin

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1910-1925

GUSN

GUSN-24312

Description

White linen napkin with one end embroidered with pink Greek key pattern with pink and blue butterfly at center. Damask flowers throughout linen. Hemmed top and bottom edges separated from center by thin band of embroidery.

Details

Descriptive Terms

napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
embroidering
linen (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
key pattern
Linen
Embroidered
Greek Key
Butterfly
NAPKIN

Inscription

Stamped on back hem: ""4150""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Tucker, Jane Standen, (1917-2012) (Embroiderer)

Location of Origin

Wiscasset, ME, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

23.5 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5186

Places

Maine (United States)
California (United States)