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LUNCHEON MATS, SET OF 24

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Ecru luncheon set consisting of 24 mats and 18 matching napkins. The ecru placemats are of heavy Venice (Point Venice) type needle lace. Designs flying birds are placed in the four corners. Flower basket designs are placed at the center of each side. The ovoid linen at center is embroidered. The set is completed by seventeen matching napkins.

Object name:
LUNCHEON MATS, SET OF 24
Made from:
Lace -- linen -- embroidery
Made in:
ITALY
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
11 1/2 × 17 3/4 in. (29.2 × 45.1 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.69.1-24
Class:
TEXTILE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974