Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-48735

Description

Roughly square, off white linen; seamed. Bronson weave in geometric block and bar pattern. Hemmed ends; selvage sides. Applied linen needlepoint lace (1" wide) around edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
table linens
weaving
hand weaving
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
needle lace
piecing
textiles
geometric patterns
Linen
Lace
Leno Weave
Pieced
Chantilly Lace
Woven
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
TABLECLOTH

Inscription

Ink at corner: Lucy A. Wood [Lucy Ann Miller Wood 1816-1897]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

59 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood

Accession Number

1972.130

Places

Massachusetts (United States)