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Table Cover (USA), ca. 1840

This is a Table cover. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is wool and its technique is block printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 170 x 171 cm (5 ft. 6 15/16 in. x 5 ft. 7 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

The word "LATTICE" is printed at one edge on the back.

Cite this object as

Table Cover (USA), ca. 1840; wool; Warp x Weft: 170 x 171 cm (5 ft. 6 15/16 in. x 5 ft. 7 5/16 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-290

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