Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-258862

Description

Damask linen; white; border pattern on both edges include a swirl of 3-leaf clover intertwined ; encircled with a leafy vine (pattern block approximately 6 inches by 8 inches; center panels are 3-leaf clover (1 large and 8 small) set against wavy lines; Linen damask tablecloth; simple foliate trail at edge around perimeter; more dense foliate trail border 9 1/2 inches from edge; scrolled arabesque border within trail border; lily border within scrolled border; small foliate trail around center with two lilies in center; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
linen (material)
damask
weaving
cloverleafs
Dining
Linen
Tablecloth

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

89 1/2 x 71 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Sarah Moore Field

Accession Number

1998.6244

Places

North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Republic of Ireland