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Catalog Number 1976.300.012
Description Table Scarf, n.d. White rectangular linen table scarf with a drawn-thread work pattern of stripes alternating with plain fabric. The stripes are composed of a repeating patter with larger holes along the edges of the stripe bordering clusters of eight small holes of embroidery. At either end, the fabric is folded over in a 2" section and secured on the back with hand stitching. Lace is hand sewn on to the fold in the fabric at both ends. The lace appears to be handmade and is 1" wide with a floral pattern.
Object Name Scarf, Table
Collection 3D - Household Accessories
Title Table Scarf, n.d.
Date n.d.
Creator Unknown
Role Fiber Artist
Inscription Text none
Provenance
Notes Table cover is a "covering for a table when it is not in use for meals, usually consisting of some ornamental fabric." [https://www.wordnik.com/words/table-cover-9/7/2016]
Dimensions H-13.5 W-25.5 D-0.125 inches
Medium Textile
Search Terms Household Goods
Tables
Subjects Table settings & decorations
Tablecloths
Tables