Table scarf

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1940

GUSN

GUSN-258690

Description

Linen table scarf made of fine damask with pictorial decoartion. Outer border is decorated with stripes and scrolled leaves that enclose scene. Pictorial scene depicts two panels where cherub leads a lion and one panel where the cherub is riding the lion. There is an oval medallion in the center that depicts a classical warrior in a chariot pulled by two doves who are led by another cherub. The initials "MT" are embriodered in one corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

scarves (furniture coverings)
linen (material)
Scarf, Table

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

416.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Continental?

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

27 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.620