Tablecloth

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1821-1860

GUSN

GUSN-52058

Description

Rectangular, white linen damask; central floral grouping with birds in corner. Twin urns; bouquets of flowers on each end; floral groupings; birds in corners and center ends. Narrow Greek Key border. Outer border: wide band of flowers with Greek Key border at edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablecloths
table linens
damask
jacquard
weaving
linen (material)
textiles
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
key pattern
urns
Linen
Damask
Jacquard
Urn
Bird
Floral
Greek Key
Unidentified Textile
TABLECLOTH

Inscription

Ink at corner top: AMH Hull/2

Associated Building

Used At USS Constitution,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

81 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1941.273