Tea cozy

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1910-1940

GUSN

GUSN-24421

Description

Part of set of white coton tea cozy(.1) and table mat(.2), both w/ embroidered Japanese decoration and scalloped edges. One image of a blue pagoda and swimming yellow ducks; the other of a woman in a blue robe beside a flock of yellow birds. Border is blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea cozies
cotton (textile)
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
ducks (birds)
Japonaiserie
women (female humans)
Cotton
Embroidered
Pagoda
Duck
Woman
Bird
Japonais
COZY

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.25 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5263.1