Potholder

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-258063

Description

Round potholder with dark blue, red, and yellow plaid wool on two sides; edge bordered with maroon, possibly synthetic, fabric; border sewn in between two sides with two rows of achine stitches; a round wire hook covered in dark blue thread is affixed to one side; from hope chest (acc.no. 1998.6174).

Details

Descriptive Terms

potholders
wool (textile)
synthetic
Cooking
Potholder

Associated Building

Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Sarah Moore Field

Accession Number

1998.6197

Places

North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Probably United States