Table Mat

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1840-1865

GUSN

GUSN-29299

Description

Oblong; black wool felt. Cream felt eagle appliqued at center. Stars in corner. Double-edged van dyked edging. All top-stitched in yellow silk. Tan glazed linen backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table linens
appliqué (technique)
felt (textile)
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
tin (metal)
geometric patterns
stars
Mat, Furniture
Mat, Table
Wool
Silk
Linen
Felt
Tin Glazed
Appliqued
Eagle
Geometric
Star
Unidentified Textile
Mat, Table

Maker

Dudley, Eliza, 1778-1856 (Maker)

Dimensions

6 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Susanna Willard

Accession Number

1921.60