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Tablecloth, Two-Timing, 1935

This is a Tablecloth.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Virginia Bayer as part of Tablescapes: Designs for Dining.

It is dated 1935. Its medium is cotton.

These two tablecloths encapsulate the range of designs by Mergentime: from bold, asymmetrical stripes that evoke a nautical theme to delicately outlined leaves meant to provoke a guessing-game among diners to identify the tree species.

It is credited Courtesy of Mergentime Family Archive.

Its dimensions are

L x W: 130.2 × 136.5 cm (51 1/4 × 53 3/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Tablescapes: Designs for Dining.

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