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Tablecloth

Tablecloth

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Plain weave ramie with cotton thread embroidery

  • Credit Line:

    Addis Bequest

  • Museum number:

    FE.96-1983

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Natural coloured ramie tablecloth in plain weave. Around the edge are floral drawnwork panels and there are also sprays of flowers embroidered in twisted cream cotton thread.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Plain weave ramie with cotton thread embroidery

Dimensions

Length: 262 cm approx., Width: 170 cm approx.

Object history note

Registered File number 1965/3344.

Descriptive line

Tablecloth, natural coloured plain weave ramie with cotton thread embroidery, China, 20th century

Materials

Ramie; Cotton thread

Techniques

Weaving; Embroidering

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery; Household objects

Collection

East Asia Collection

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