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Plain weave in white and blue linen in plaid design. Embroidered with the initials C.F.S. in cross stitch in pink cotton. Edged on two long sides with buttonhole stitch in white linen. Selvedge on one of short sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth B. Dieffenbach

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

80.5 x 9.7 cm (31 11/16 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1969

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles