Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-46175

Description

Rectangular, white linen damask; center of sawtooth stripes of repeating floral and geometric motifs. Wide border of various flowers and leaves; narrow band of diamond shapes around edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
table linens
damask
jacquard
weaving
linen (material)
textiles
floral patterns
geometric patterns
stripes
Linen
Damask
Jacquard
Stripe
Geometric
Floral
Unidentified Textile
TABLECLOTH

Inscription

Ink at bottom center: H. Hathaway/(to) [ ] MVH [Hannah Hathaway (1778-1853), Margaret Van Tine Hathaway (1811-1892)]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

62 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.461C