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Collection: Berta Frey Collection
Object Id Number: 93.5.77
Object Name: Tablecloth
Description: "White linen tablecloth. Large embroidered "H" near one corner. Another corner has embroidered: "MWS / OEH / 1830". Drawn thread work in bands to create borders and lengthwise bands symmetrically placed down center field.

Ink inscription of number tag reads: "H (Huntington) dated 1830." Drawn thread work. Central H embroidered, and other embroidered initials and "1830" in one corner.
Subjects: Warp: Natural Fiber - Linen (Udf1)
Warp: singles (Udf2)
Drawn thread work (Udf3)
None (Udf4)
Bleached (Udf5)
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