Table mat

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1910-1940

GUSN

GUSN-24422

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

mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
cotton (textile)
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
ducks (birds)
Japonaiserie
women (female humans)
Cotton
Embroidered
Pagoda
Duck
Woman
Bird
Japonais
MAT, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.75 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5263.2