Table mat

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24427

Description

White linen table mat w/ five embroidered figures at center. Figures are women walking in a line, each clinging to the gathered skirt hem of the woman in front of her. Colors include pink, blue, yellow and black. Top and bottom edges are fringed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
embroidering
linen (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Linen
Embroidered
Women
MAT, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

17.25 x 17.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5268

Places

Maine (United States)