Doily

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-51225

Description

A scalloped-edged round form of white linen. It is embroidered with a floral vine ring in silk threads in green, lavender, rose and bittersweet. The edge is overcast in white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

doilies
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
textiles
floral patterns
Linen
Silk
Embroidered
Floral
Unidentified Textile
DOILY

Inscription

In ink on a note (in the file) reads: With best wishes of/Lucretia Little Bradley/Born March 11 1807.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1124