Table Cover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-2945

Description

Rectangular form comprised of pieced sections of printed cotton which is patterned with floral medallions of navy, red and tan; the medallions are enclosed by flowerhead and vine quatrefoil devices with similar palette on a taupe ground; hems are machine sewn.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table carpets
table linens
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Machine Sewn
Pieced
THROW, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

32 x 74 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1435

Date

1840-1880 (Possibly)