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Pieced and Appliqued Wool Penny Table Mat

Auction:
2431
Lot:
877
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Pieced and Appliqued Wool Penny Table Mat, America, late 19th/early 20th century, composed of multicolored hexagonal woven wool segments appliqued with wool disks arranged in hexagonal patterns, on a green wool ground further mounted on lengths of woven wool fabric, backed with lengths of woven cotton denim, (repairs, stains, losses), 22 1/2 x 109 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Some edges have stitched repairs, several wool yarn stitch losses outlining disks, some brownish stains probably dye bleed on a couple brown fabric areas, a few small spots of losses from moths.

Keywords

Penny Table Mat, Textile, Wool

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