Cravat Case

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-258970

Description

Rectangular linen piece with one side coming to a point, making a five-sided shape; cream-colored ribbon stitched around edge with embroidery around it; small white flowers also embroidered in a sparse configuration; inscription embroidered at point; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Descriptive Terms

cases (containers)
linen (material)
embroidery (visual works)
floral patterns
Linen
Case

Inscription

"Cravats" (Embroidered)

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

17 1/8 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Sarah Moore Field

Accession Number

1998.6319

Places

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