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Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: crochet, bobbin lace
Type:
knotted, knitted and crocheted textiles
Table cover
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1913
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Linen center; lace border with the initials EGH, MHY, SCH, and AMY, and Italian place names worked in crocheted lace; edging of bobbin lace. This lace was crocheted and the tablecloth made by Miss Eleanor Hewitt after an Italian trip made by herself and her sisters with Mrs. A. Murray Young. The initials of the travellers are worked in the lace.
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Accession Number:
1931-64-74
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ff47cc5a-2e1a-478f-8229-e6571151f361
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1931-64-74