Table Mat

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-258178

Description

Rectangular linen; blue thread across top and bottom edges; top with multi-colored embroidered floral decoration; to p of design with flower inside blue diamond; below two blue x's with flowers at sides; between x's are two purple flowers; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Descriptive Terms

mats (furniture coverings)
linen (material)
embroidering
handmade
floral patterns
Linen
Mat, Table

Inscription

"WARRANTED/ PURE/ LINEN/ ALL/ HAND/ MADE" (printed)

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Sarah Moore Field

Accession Number

1998.6289

Places

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