Tablecloth: E. Pluribus Unium

Object Number: 
INV.12021
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 109 x 68 in. ( 276.9 x 172.7 cm )
Marks: 
woven: on banners: "E PLURIBUS UNUM"
Description: 
Woven linen and silk damask tablecloth with a striped border and two garlanded American bald eagles with banners in the beaks inscribed, "E PLURIBUS UNUM"; surrounded by flowers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Margaret E. Hoffman and Mr. Eugene A. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group