Table runner

Object Number: 
2001.217a
Date: 
ca. 1930
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 x 41 in. ( 40.6 x 104.1 cm )
Description: 
White linen hand-embroidered counted thread-work table runner with images of New York buildings and landmarks, including the Crystal Palace, City Hall, The Hall, Wall Street, Fraunces Tavern, Broadway, Fulton's Folly, and several ships and horse-drawn vehicles. Part of a set with napkins and placemats.
Gallery Label: 
This table runner is part of a set made in Deruta, Italy and sold at a New York City department store.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Betty Benson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group