Antimacassar

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24424

Description

Antimacassar w/ solid linen center surrounded by linen lace. Center is a small rectangle w/ design of openwork diamonds. Lace designs include birds and flowers. Scalloped edges w/ bottom side formed into 2 points w/ triangular edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

antimacassars
linen (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Linen
Bird
Flower
ANTIMACASSAR

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16 x 15.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5265

Places

Maine (United States)