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Table Cover (USA), 1884

This is a Table cover. It is dated 1884 and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is linen, mercerized cotton floss and its technique is embroidery on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 142.9 x 118.1 cm (56 1/4 x 46 1/2 in.)

It is signed

J.O. Green 1884

Cite this object as

Table Cover (USA), 1884; linen, mercerized cotton floss; H x W: 142.9 x 118.1 cm (56 1/4 x 46 1/2 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1928-2-117

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