Nov 12, 2009
Nov 12, 2009

Embroidered Table Cover

Embroidered Table Cover

1700s–1800s

Silk and metallic threads on silk tabby ground; embroidery

Average: 102.2 x 97.2 cm (40 1/4 x 38 1/4 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade 1916.1230

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This embroidered table cover has a central medallion containing geometric motifs, which resemble closely clustered tents and trees. This is surrounded on all sides by individual tents and trees.

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