Table cover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24430

Description

Cream-colored linen table cover with red embroidery at center. Embroidery features three baby ducks in a round basket on the water gazing at the marsh grasses they are floating past. Hemmed linen outer border separated from center by tiny band of embroidery.

Details

Descriptive Terms

covers (overlying objects)
table linens
embroidering
linen (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ducks (birds)
Linen
Embroidered
Duck
COVER, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Possibly Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Embroiderer)

Location of Origin

Wiscasset, ME, USA

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

23.25 x 34.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5271

Places

Maine (United States)