Table Mat

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-258179

Description

Rectangular, off-white linen; off-white thread decoration; decorative end has horizontal band defined by two rows of drawn thread embroidery; at center of band is a flower flanked by two leafy motifs; edge is adorned with a sawtooth pattern of crocheted loops; the less decorative end is adorned with simple crocheted sawtooth design; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Descriptive Terms

mats (furniture coverings)
linen (material)
crochet (needlework)
drawn thread work
floral patterns
Linen
Mat, Table

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

30 1/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Sarah Moore Field

Accession Number

1998.6290

Places

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