Table mat

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-38170

Description

Tan canvas base. Ground worked in clear beads. Central diamond-shape in grey wool divided into four smaller diamonds by large red star. Star overlapped at edges by four squares each divided into triangles (red, green, purple, brown). Double border of Greek Key motif in black wool fringed all around with loops of clear beads attached to gold silk braid. Green felt back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
beads (pierced objects)
Berlin woolwork
canvas
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
key pattern
Coated Canvas
Wool
Silk
Felt
Berlinwork
Geometric
Greek Key
Beads
MAT, TABLE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

8 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1935.1242

Places

New Hampshire (United States)