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TABLECLOTH

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Round, fine linen tablecloth with cutwork and white embroidery embellished with reticella fillings and multiple inset squares of filet depicting deer, shepherd, children playing, blacksmithing putti and classical figures and scrolls. Wide filet border with grapeleaf design.

Object name:
TABLECLOTH
Made from:
Linen -- lace
Made in:
Place made unknown
Date made:
unknown
Size:
76.2 cm (30 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.52
Class:
TEXTILE
Signature marks:
tag 2 yds. 16 inch / 2 yds 16 inch / No. 10 / Round handwritten in ink on piece of paper taped to object
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974