Napkin

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-48739

Description

Roughly square linen napkin. Blue with double white line windowpane check; 1-1/2 white band border. Hemmed ends; selvage sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
cross-stitching
linen (material)
weaving
machine-made
textiles
checker pattern
Linen
Woven
Cross-stitched
Woven Check
Windowpane
Unidentified Textile
NAPKIN

Inscription

Cross-stitched at corner: SB [according to log: S + B] [possibly Susana Bennett (Wood) Cornish, daughter of David and Olive Cobb Wood]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

28 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood

Accession Number

1972.134

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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