Table runner

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24328

Description

One of three white linen table mats w/ blue floral decoration: two square and one long runner. Runner features scrolled leaves and birds in light blue and indigo. Light blue border w/ continuous white foliate band. Square mats have floral and butterfly design all around ends: unornamented center. Light blue border w/ broken white foliate band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

runners (furniture coverings)
table linens
linen (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
butterflies
Linen
Butterfly
Bird
RUNNER, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5197.2