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Pot holders

18th–19th century


Dimensions

13.5 x 15 cm (5 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.393a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Classifications

Household

A pair of pot holders. Obverse: printed cotton; a semi-naturalistic floral design in brown on white. Reverse: blue stripes on a white cotton ground. Obverse worn through in some areas.

Provenance

Paper tag with the name, "Mrs. J.M. Rae". From a group of objects listed as "From early American trunk."

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection