Tablecloth

Object Number: 
1947.119
Date: 
1770-1780
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 32 x 36 1/4 in. ( 81.3 x 92.1 cm )
Description: 
Nearly square handwoven white linen damask tablecloth, two edges are hemmed, the other two have selvage; the tablecloth is worked in a checkerboard pattern.
Gallery Label: 
This tablecloth was woven by Hannah Gaut, the donor's great-grandmother.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. F. Maurice Newton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group