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Table-cover

Peruvian
probably early 19th century


Dimensions

76 x 151 cm (29 15/16 x 59 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.51 x .76

Accession Number

31.960

Medium or Technique

Linen, drawn-work and netting

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fine linen with band of drawn-work at each end with design of conventionalized floral sprays on a square mesh formed by threads being drawn out and the remaining ones whipped over. Deep scalloped flounce of netting with diamond mesh and design of round holes worked around. Marked in cross-stitch S M P on one end and M on the other, A few dark stains and a number of small round holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Parthenia Ford